For the 15th year in a row, we’re teaming up with K-State Credit Union and the Konza United Way to “Stuff the Bus” with school supplies to help USD 383 students start the year right.

There are a couple ways you can help!

It can be as simple as making a cash donation online to be used for school supply purchases at… Or, check the list below for the needed supplies, purchase them before the event and bring them to any of the KState Credit Union lobbies now through July 16.

We’ll also be at the Wal-Mart in Manhattan on Saturday, July 16th between 10am and 2pm gathering your supply donations and loading them in the school bus parked outside!

Here’s the list of needed school supplies:


Backpack (elementary size)
Backpack (high school size)
Supply box
Pencil bag
Pencils (24 ct)
Large pink erasers
Dry erase markers (black or dark colors)
Fine Point black permanent markers
Crayons (24 ct – prefer Crayola)
Markers (8 or 10 ct)
Glue sticks
Watercolor paint (8 pan – prefer Prang)
5″ scissors
7″ scissors
Ziploc bags (qt or gal)
Pocket folders (3-hole punch, no prongs, any colors)
Spiral notebook (wide rule)
Spiral notebook (college rule)
1-inch 3-ring binder
1.5-inch 3-ring binder
Tabbed Dividers
Colored pencils (12 ct)
Liquid Glue
Composition notebook (100pg/wide rule)
Composition notebook (100pg/college rule)
Filler paper (wide rule)
Filler paper (college rule)
Basic calculator
Scientific calculator (TI 30X IIS)
Inexpensive Flash Drive
3×5 Index Cards
Zipper Binder (AKA Trapper Keeper)