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Stuff the Bus

Stuff the Bus believes every child in our community deserves to receive the basic materials to help their educational success, regardless of their economic background.  This year, with the support of the community, we will be providing backpacks and school supplies to 1,600 students.

We will be accepting backpack donations.  In order to purchase the school supplies, we are asking for the community’s support to reach our $24,000 fundraising goal.  Please support our program by donating today.  Every donation counts!

Check donations can be mailed to Sunshine Place, PO Box 307, Sun Prairie, WI 53590.  Or to donate online, please click the button below and enter “Stuff the Bus” in the Donor Note.

Backpack donations can be dropped off at the following locations:

  • Sunshine Place-18 Rickel Road
  • Bank of Sun Prairie:
    • 228 E Main Street
    • 550 Broadway Drive
    • 695 S. Grand Ave.
  • Smokey Anderson American Family Insurance-695 S Grand Ave. 204 

Please see our Facebook Page to follow our progress.

Distribution of filled backpacks for 2022 will be:

  • Tuesday, August 9th, 11 AM – 1 PM, CH Bird School
  • Wednesday, August 10th, 4 PM – 6 PM, Northside School
  • August 11th, 11 AM – 1 PM, Westside School
  • August 11th, 4 PM – 6 PM, Sheehan Park

For more information contact us at or 608-825-3875 ext. 0.

It’s all about the kids…

Stuff the Bus is a volunteer group that distributes backpacks filled with school supplies to kids in the Sun Prairie School District requesting help. In 2021, we distributed 1500 backpacks to Sun Prairie youth and children.

Want to Donate to Stuff the Bus?

Please click the button below and enter “Stuff the Bus” in the Donor Note