Back to School

This page lists Back to School events, school supply drives, and back to school deals for families in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Kids Gainesville: Back to School Events - Fun 4 Gator Kids
07/05-08/11  Haile Jewelry: Food4Kids Food Drive

Come by Haile Jewelry & Loans Monday thru Friday 10-6 to drop off food donations for Food4Kids Backpack Program of North Florida! We have set a goa ...

July 7-August 11
Hours: 10am-6pm
9116 SW 51st Road Suite A-102, Gainesville, Florida, 32608
07/09 - 07/27 Peaceful Paths Back to School Supply Drive

Each year Peaceful Paths provides over 100 children with the necessary supplies to ensure a successful start to the school year. We need your help thi ...

July 9-27
multiple drop off locations - visit website for locations nearest you, Gainesville, Florida
07/22 Community Backpack and School Supply Giveaway in Alachua

Free Community Backpack & School Supply Give Away TCC (Owners of the Alachua Verizon Location) will be giving away 250 free Backpacks and School Supp ...

July 22
Hours: 1-4pm
15560 NW US Hwy 441, Alachua, FL
07/28  PAVE Back to School Rally

"Paving the way for a more peaceful community for our youth." Stop the Violence Rally: The first 2000 students will receive a free backpack filled w ...

July 28
Hours: 10am-12pm
Santa Fe College Gymnasium, 3000 NW 83rd St., Gainesville, Florida, 32606
08/03-08/05 Sales Tax Holiday

Just in time for back-to-school shopping, shoppers will get a break from local sales taxes during the state's annual tax holiday from Friday, August 3 ...

August 3-5
08/05 AVGD Backpacks 4 Success

The AVGD team is looking for families to join our movement in creating an attitude of gratitude. We want for you to enjoy and engage your children ...

August 5
Hours: 2-4pm
$25 donation per backpack
Howard Bishop Middle School, 1901 NE 9th Street, Gainesville, FL
08/11 O2b Kids Back to School Bash

Sign up for fall classes and enjoy bounce house, school supplies, face painting, awesome art and slimy science. Join us for the FUN!

August 11
Hours: 9:30am-12:30pm
6680 West Newberry Road, Gainesville, Florida, 32605
Partnership for Strong Families School Supplies Drive

Partnership for Strong Families is collecting school supplies to ensure every child in our care is ready for academic success. Help us achieve our go ...

5950 NW 1st Place, Suite A, Gainesville, Florida, 32607