There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in. Graham Greene
The last thing a child should ever have to worry about is what clothes to wear to school. Find out how to make a clothing donation.
Are you interested in sharing a few hours a week helping others? Charitable Union can use your help. Check out the "Ways to Give" tab.
Bonus! Volunteers receive a 20% discount at our Gift Shop.
The Gift Shop @ Charitable Union offers custom made T-Shirt Quilts. Click here to find out more.
Are you part of the free/reduced cost lunch program?
Then you are also eligible for Charitable Union “Back-to-School” clothing distribution for students in K-12.
Each student will receive an outfit (skirt/pants, blouse/shirt, underwear and socks).
You must go to the site in which your child(ren) is/are registered and
have a voucher (available Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9:00am to 4:00pm
from Charitable Union reception desk – or emailed to you from your school).
DATES AND DISTRIBUTION SITES ARE:
August 15 Harper Creek High School
August 16 Albion Community School
(Marshall Opportunity High School
August 17 Marshall Middle School
For Battle Creek Public, Lakeview, Pennfield, Charter Schools, St. Philip, etc.
August 21 W.K. Kellogg Gym
August 22 W.K. Kellogg Gym
August 23 W.K. Kellogg Gym
DISTRIBUTION TIMES AT ALL SITES IS 2:00-6:00PM
This year Charitable Union celebrates 130 years of service to Battle Creek. To celebrate we are hosting a Back to School Fair on Tuesday, August 29 from 3-7 on the campus of Battle Creek Central High School. Students in grades K-12 throughout Greater Battle Creek are invited to attend with their families. FREE food, school supplies and games. Click here to join the event
Preserve your memories with a custom made T-Shirt quilt. Each quilt is machine quilted, flannel backed and designed using your T-Shirts. Prices vary according to the size you order. For more information contact Jenny at Charitable Union or stop in to place your order. They are wonderful graduation gifts or a great way to remember special times in your life.