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Back-to-School Fair 2018 – Volunteers needed!

August 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT


The Back to School fair is a one-stop event for health and social services for DuPage County families with children living on low incomes.

Each year SCARCE bring thousands of books to the Back-to-School Fair to give out to underprivileged children. Volunteers are needed to help set-up/tear down and staff our book tables at this event. Your efforts will help thousands of children in DuPage County get off to a good start for the school year!

Not available to volunteer? Help get the word out to families in need: Download and share the flier (English and Spanish).


Volunteering with SCARCE for the Back-to-School Fair

Tuesday, July 31st:

Help load, transport, and set-up the SCARCE book booth.

back to school fair set up


Wednesday, Aug 1st:

Help children (k-12th grade) select books to take home.

Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and able to stand for an entire 2-hour shift. Bilingual volunteers are especially appreciated!

Students and families crowd around the SCARCE book tables

If interested, please sign up for a 2-hour shift.  Contact us at 630-545-9710 Monday through Friday between 9:00am and 4:30pm.

Together, we can help DuPage families get ready for school!



August 1, 2018
11:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT
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Catholic Charities Diocese of Joliet
Dupage Regional Office of Education


St. Francis High School
2130 Roosevelt Rd
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States
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