Supply drive to help families in homeless shelter – now through May 31

Did you know there are 1,021 children experiencing homelessness in Alachua County schools? Family Promise shelter works with families to help them get back on their feet, to find jobs and get homes of their own.

Santa Fe is holding a supply drive to help these families with basic needs while in the 90-day shelter program.

• Toilet tissue and paper towels
• Deodorant
• Feminine pads
• Razors and shave cream
• Toothbrushes and toothpaste
• Liquid dish soap
• Over the counter medicine: Tylenol (adult and child 0-12), flu relief, digestive relief
• New bath towels and wash cloths

You can drop these supplies off:

  • S-Lobby
  • N-214
  • MBK in the I-Building

For more information about Family Promise and its programs, and ways you can volunteer for the organization, please visit