Stuff the Bus

Do you know at at-risk student (K-12) who could use a free backpack & school supplies?

Students can pick up a backpack in Grand Haven on Wednesday, August 22 from 4:30pm-5:30pm at The Salvation Army located at 310 N. Despelder St. For the Grand Haven pick-up, students need to be pre-registered to receive a backpack. Pre-registration takes place at The Grand Haven Salvation Army through August 10 during office hours. Please bring ID (birth certificate or social security card).
Students can also pick up a backpack in at The Holland Salvation Army located at 104 Clover St. on Thursday, August 16 from 4:00pm-6:00pm. Pre-register from August 1-10 with The Salvation Army by calling (616) 392-4461. Criteria is 150% of the federal poverty level and in our service area. Please bring: ID (This does not have to be a photo ID. A birth certificate is fine), proof of household income, proof of address, social security numbers for household members if available.

Thank you to our companies that hosted in-house Stuff the Bus drives: 

Automatic Spring Products, Bekins, Catholic Charities West Michigan, City of Grand Haven, Community Choice Credit Union, Consumers Energy (Campbell Site), Consumers Energy, Center for Women in Transition, Fifth Third Bank, Flex, Four Pointes, Gentex, Grand Haven Custom Molding, Health Pointe, His Harvest Stand, Holland Museum, Loutit District Library, Main Street Pub, Mercantile Bank, Seppo Chiropractic, Snap Fitness, Spring Lake Community Fitness and Aquatic Center, State Farm Insurance Agency, The Chamber of Commerce Grand Haven, Spring Lake, Ferrysburg, Tennant, Vandermill, WHTC Radio and Woodward.

Questions? Contact Shannon LaHaie at or call 616.396.7811.

Would you rather donate online or text to donate? Text BUS to 30306 or donate below.


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