Clackamas County - Supply Our Schools and Social Services


Supply Our Schools

Welcome to Clackamas County’s SOS Website

Supply Our Schools and Social Service Agencies

The Supply Our Schools and Social Services (SOS) website is a place where businesses in Clackamas County can help support the triple bottom line of people, planet and profit! Use this website to save money and natural resources by posting supplies that can be reused by schools, social service agencies and the communities they serve.

Direct from businesses to schools and socials service agencies – No warehouse. Schools and social service agencies check the site often and will contact businesses directly if they want posted materials.

To post items, you must have a user account. To set up an account, click on the “Register” button. If you already have a user account, just enter your name and password. Forgot your password? Email us at wasteinfo@clackamas.us.

Please post only re-usable items that are new or gently used. Examples of what is most needed…

Social Service agencies need these materials:

  • Toiletries
  • School supplies
  • Food
  • Gift cards
  • Art supplies
  • Cold weather gear – blankets, coats, hats, gloves
  • Clothing for adults
  • Clothing for teens
  • Clothing for kids
  • Athletic shoes - new or in good condition, please
  • Books
  • Kitchenware--dishes, cups, silverware, small appliances
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Office supplies
  • Computers
  • First aid supplies
  • Diapers
  • Toys
  • Baby formula
  • Dressers
  • Sports equipment
  • Mattresses
  • Cell phones
  • Other large furniture items
  • Large kitchen appliances
  • Lamps

Schools need these materials:

Paper of all kinds: copier or lined, cardstock or regular weight, white or colored. Even paper already printed on one side is usable.

  • Chart paper
  • Large poster size post-it notes (lined or unlined)
  • Graph paper
  • Spiral notebooks
  • Index/note cards
  • Note pads
  • Composition books
  • Dictionaries
  • Paper clips
  • Staplers/staples
  • Blue tape
  • Dry erase markers
  • Pencils/sharpeners
  • Pens (all colors)
  • Markers (all colors)
  • Highlighter pens
  • Binders
  • Dividers
  • Hanging files
  • Large maps of the world and US
  • Ziplock bags
  • Science supplies (beakers, rubbing alcohol, slides)
  • Carpet squares
  • Room dividers
  • Area rugs (decent condition)
  • Flash drives
  • Calculators
  • Rulers
  • IPads
  • IPod Touch devices
  • Computers - prefer Mac
  • Garden gloves
  • Garden tools - hoes, rakes, shovels
  • Garbage bags
  • Rolling garbage cans
  • Wheel barrows
  • Garden seeds
  • Organic fertilizer
  • Soil amendments - lime, compost, bone meal, peat moss, coir fiber
  • Watering cans
  • Weather thermometers
  • Pedometers
  • Kitchen storage bags or containers
  • Canned or package food to teach cooking skills
  • Peelers (for peeling potatoes)