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Stuff the Bus

School Supply Drive

Stuff the Bus is an annual school supply drive supporting Morgan County Schools, Hartselle City Schools, and Decatur City Schools. We collect essential items like notebooks, crayons, and backpacks. The collected supplies are distributed to those who need them the most.

Join us on our collection day at Walmart, or host a workplace school supply drive. We'll even pick up the donations from your location. You can also drop off your items at our 115 1st Avenue NE Decatur, AL 35601 office. 

This year, we aim to collect more than 10,000 school supplies. With hundreds of children in need of school supplies, your contribution can make a significant difference. Help us reach our goal!


Help us Stuff the Bus at Walmart! We will be at Walmart in Decatur on July 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., collecting school supplies for children in Morgan County. Whether it's crayons or a backpack, any donation makes a big difference.

We are also looking for volunteers to help us collect donations, pass out flyers, and spread the word about the drive. Join us in making a positive impact in our community!

Walmart Decatur: 2800 Spring Ave SW, Decatur, AL 35603

Workplace Campaign

We couldn't do this without the help of local companies. We invite local businesses to join this initiative and host their own school supply drive at their workplace. It's simple! Sign up below to participate, set out some collection boxes, and spread the word about the drive. We'll come by at on July 29th to collect your donations. We will notify you of a time, as the date gets closer.


We are looking for volunteers to help us during our Stuff the Bus campaign! We need volunteers at Walmart to collect donations, pass out flyers, and spread the word about our school supply drive.

Additionally, we are seeking volunteers to help us sort through all the generous donations at United Way of Morgan County. You can find the times and details below for both volunteer opportunities.

School Supply List

We are collecting school supplies based on the recommendations provided by local schools. Below, you'll find a link to the full list of school supply items we are collecting this year.

2023 Results

We're thrilled to announce the success of 2023's Stuff the Bus event! We collected more than 8,600 items totaling to more than $14,300 worth of school supplies for students and teachers in Morgan County.

Your generous donations have gone to Decatur City Schools, Hartselle City Schools, and Morgan County Schools, positively impacting thousands of students. Whether it was a box of crayons or 50 notebooks, every contribution made a difference.

A huge thank you to the community and participating companies for your incredible support. We are looking forward to another successful year!