Ship your donation for FREE with Zappos for Good

Kids In Need Foundation is partnering with Zappos for Good to help inspire equity in education.


Zappos for Good is sponsoring the cost of the shipping of donated school supplies for under-resourced teachers and students. It's simple and easy to send your donation of new school supplies to KINF headquarters to support learning in underserved schools.

What can I donate through this program?

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.

Want to host your own supply drive? We’ve put together a list of tips to make your drive super successful! Click here to get ideas or download the Supply Drive Toolkit

Sending your supply donation is easy - simply:

  1. First, fill out our Product Donation Form.
  2. Box up new school supplies and new backpacks in as many boxes as you have and tape it closed. 50 lbs limit per box.
  3. Print your special prepaid shipping label at Zappos For Good. Scroll down to the Kids In Need Foundation logo, click on "Print KINF label".
  4. Attach the label and drop off your box at any UPS Store!
2. Choose a Teacher