INDIANAPOLIS- The 2014 collection will take place prior to the Colts vs. Giants game on Saturday, August 16. Volunteers will collect school supplies at the Colts Community Collection Stations, presented by Toyota, located outside each Lucas Oil Stadium gate. Fans are encouraged to drop off their donation from 5-7 p.m. Monetary donations will also be accepted.
All school items will be donated to Teachers’ Treasures. Items collected will benefit more than 2,000 Indianapolis area school teachers with resources to provide their students with school supplies.
The Colts Gameday Collections program will continue to run throughout the 2014 season with a different charitable collection held prior to each home game. Upcoming collections include Fill the Boot with the Indiana Fire Department, Indiana Members Credit Union Indy Back Pack Attack and the Books for Youth Drive with Cargo Services, Inc. A complete list of future collections is available at www.colts.com/collections.
About Teachers’ Treasures
Teachers' Treasures is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization established in 2000. Teachers’ Treasures offers teachers supplies such as paper, pencils, erasers, crayons, various art supplies, books and some classroom furniture. In the last 14 years, Teachers’ Treasures has distributed over $30 million worth of free school supplies to Marion County schools. For more information about the organization, visit www.teacherstreasures.org.