There are approximately 1,400 children in foster care in Tulsa alone. A significant number of these youngsters are of school age. Starting a new school year with multiple children can be expensive for any family. Please consider helping our foster families out by purchasing school supplies or making a monetary donation through tapchelps.org.
School Supplies can be dropped off at the TAPC Foster Family Resource Center (3326 E. 51st St. Tulsa 74135) on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 9am and 7pm.
Items most needed include:
Elmer’s School Glue
Waterproof Markers (fat)
Crayons (24 pack)
Spirals (wide & college ruled)
Folders with and without brads
Small scissors ( blunt and sharp)
Backpacks (new or gently used)
We are also in need of school uniforms new or gently used. Navy, red & white polos and navy and khaki pants, shorts and skirts. Our most in demand sizes are 5, 6, 7, 8 and 10. Also kids athletic shoes in sizes 10-4!