Support our local schools

Our August 2018 Community Meeting brought together representatives from local schools to inform our members on their roles in the community, how they can take part and to discuss how we as neighbors can help bolster the success of their students and administrators.

A big thank you to our ‘Schools 101’ speakers

Our School Supply Drive was a success!


we collected:

11 backpacks
9 boxes of tissue
11 bottles of hand sanitizer
5 pairs of scissors
7 pencil sharpeners
3 flash drives
4 packages of pencils
4 boxes of crayons
Numerous notebooks and folders
2 boxes of markers
Many other teacher supplies

ongoing support

The needs of our community schools continue throughout the year.
Please follow the link below to access the 47th Ward School Supply donation request form.

Local School Links

Amundsen High School

Friends of Amundsen

Amundsen Local School Council

Eliza G Chappell Elementary School

Friends of Chappell

Chappell Local School Council

John C Coonley Elementary School

Friends of Coonley

Coonley Local School Council