• Help AAPS Families and Students this Winter Season
    Did you know that one in five AAPS students is impacted by poverty? Help make the winter season a little brighter for our students by providing them gift cards, winter clothes and gifts.


    Donate Gift Cards to Support AAPS Families and Students
    Donating a gift card is an incredibly easy way to support AAPS families and students most in need. Gift cards in quanities of $25 or more from Meijer, Target or Kroger are most appreciated. 
     
     
    Donations are accepted throughout the Winter Giving season and will be distributed to schools based on need.

     Support a Specific School 
    The following schools are looking for your support to make the season brighter for their students. View all requests here.
     
    Preschool and Family Center
    • Westerman Preschool and Family Center: Requests winter items and gift cards for students and familes. View Details here.
     
    Elementary Schools
    • Abbot Elementary: Requests winter items and gift cards. View Details Here.
    • Bach Elementary: Requests wish List support and gift cards. View Details Here.
    • Bryant Elementary: Requests winter items and gift cards. View Details Here.
    • Carpenter Elementary: Thanks to generous donors, all of Carpenter's winter giving requests have been filled.
    • Eberwhtie Elementary: Requests winter and gift items and gift cards for 3-5 students. View Details Here.
    • Haisley Elementary: Requests winter items, wish lists and gift cards for 4 students. View Details Here.
    • Mitchell Elementary: Thanks to generous donors, all of Mitchell's winter giving requests have been filled.
    • Lakewood Elementary: Requests winter items, wish list support and gift cards. View Details Here. 
    • Pattengill Elementary: Requests winter items, wish list support and gift cards. View Details Here.
    • Pittsfield Elmentary: Requests Winter items, wish list support and gift cards. View Details Here. 
    Middle Schools
    • Clague Middle School: Requests winter clothing and wish list support for 10-20 students. View Details Here.
    • Forsythe Middle School: Requests winter clothing, wish list support and gift cards for 10-20 students. View Details Here.
    • Scarlett Middle School: Requests winter clothing and gift cards for 10 students. View Details Here.
    • Slauson Middle School: Requests winter clothing, wish list support and gift cards 10 for students. View Details Here.
    • Tappan Middle School: Requests wish list support and gift cards for students. View Details Here.
    High Schools
    • Huron High School: Requests gift cards to support 30 students. View Details Here.
    • Pathways to Success Academic Campus: Requests winter clothing and gift cards for 25-30 students. View Details Here
    • Pioneer High School: Requests winter clothing, wish list support and gift cards for up to 100 students. View Details Here
    • Skyline High School: Requests winter clothing, wish list support and gift cards for up to 40 students.View Details Here

    Want to support a school not listed here?
    Contact partners@a2schools.org and we can connect you to that school.


    Support students experiencing homelessness
    Hundreds of AAPS students experience homelessness in a gived year. Organizations can target their donations specifically to students experiencing homelessness regardless of school. If you are interested in this option, please contact Alicia Maylone: maylonea@aaps.k12.mi.us.
     

    Thank you to our 2021 Winter Giving Donors!
    The following groups, organizations and families are provided needed support for our students during the 2021 winter season:
     
    Organizations and Companies
    Michigan Power Rodding
    Community Action Network
    Kiwanis Club of Ann Arbor (Warm the Children)
    The Salvation Army
    Peace Neighborhood Center
    U-M Ross School of Business
    Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
    Video and Internet Stuff
     
    Families and Individual Donors
    Belina Needham 
    Pamela Fine 
    Winkler-Dhakal Family
    Erika Frantz
    Amy Mayer
    Nancy Margolis
    Kerri Wakefield
    Ken and Maria Laberteaux
    Lisa Inoue
    The Howard Family
    Many Anonymous Donors
     

    Questions? Contact AAPS Strategic Partnerships: partners@a2schools.org