Kids In Need Foundation is grateful to accept all new school supplies, including as the core items: single-subject notebooks (wide and college-ruled preferred), crayons (24-pack preferred), washable markers, packages of #2 pencils, round-tip scissors, colored pencils, pencil pouches, erasers, and folders.
- Kids In Need Foundation cannot accept any used school supplies or any items that have offensive words, artwork, or symbols on the packaging or surface.
- Product must be new and K-12 appropriate. Scratch and dent items must be otherwise fully functional. Gently used items are accepted on a case-by-case basis and must be delivered at the donor's cost.
- Products intended for use in the classroom must meet the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) guidelines.
- Kids In Need Foundation affiliates are not in a position to transport industrial products, chemicals, cleaning products larger than consumer size, or any items that require hazmat-level shipping.