First Call for Help

607 E 13th St., Hays, KS  67601

Phone: 785-623-2800
Fax: 785-623-4590 

Saturday , February , 23 2019
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The Backpacks For Kids registration is now closed.


Backpacks for Kids 2019

Stayed Tuned for New Information in Spring 2019


How You Can Help Backpacks for Kids 

Donations are accepted year-round! 

Donations are accepted any time during the year. The list of supplies needed is provided below and cash donations are also appreciated. 


 Watercolor Paints (Primary) - Hygiene Products: (Shampoo, Bar Soap, Deodorant)

NEW Backpacks  -  Composition Notebooks  -  1” 3-Ring Binders  -  Notebook Paper (Wide-ruled & College-rule)  -  Pencil Boxes/Bags

Facial Tissue  -  Pocket Folders  -  Washable School Glue


Pencil Eraser Tips  -  Large Pink Erasers  -  8-10 Pack Classic Colors Washable Markers  -  24-Pack Crayons     

Scissors (Blunt and Pointed) - 12-Pack Colored Pencils  -  Dry Erase Markers  -  Glue Sticks   

12” Rulers  -  3x3 Post-It Sticky Notes


  1-Subject Spiral Notebook (Wide & College-Rule)  -  Highlighters - Combination Lock - Earbuds

Pencils (Regular or Mechanical)  -  Pens (Blue, Black, and Red)  -  Ruled Notecards

Donations can be dropped off at the First Call for Help office or if it is a larger donation, call us and we will arrange to pick it up.

Thank You!

Funded in part by the following: City of Hays United WayECMA