Dear DATA Dragon Community,

The DATA International Club is working to raise money for the student trip to Costa Rica in June 2020. They are holding a donation drive at the end of September to help them reach their goal.

On September 28, 2019, there will be the Costa Rica International Education Experience Family Garage Sale and on  September 26 and 27, 2019, students will be conducting a SAVERS Donation Drive.

Have items to sell? $20 reserves your family garage sale spot for 9/28. Donations to Savers at the DATA Drive, will support the student trip to Costa Rica June 2020 — unsold items can be donated to the donation drive.  Bring your gently used clothing, soft items (blankets, etc.) or small appliances in clean working order to DATA on September 26-27th to support these students.


What we can accept — Gently Used Items Only

Accessories: hats, mittens, scarves, ties, socks, purses, wallets, backpacks, bags

Kitchen: pots, pans, utensils, china cups, vases, dishes, cutlery, glassware, silverware, stemware

Clothing & shoes: men’s, women’s, children’s

Knick-Knacks: jewelry, crafts, mugs, candles, pictures/frames, baskets, ornaments, hand tools

Electrical: small electrical toasters, radios, power tools, irons, blenders, mixers, stereos, CD players, speakers, DVD and VCR players, table lamps, floor lamps, humidifiers

Kids: toys, games, puzzles, stuffed animals

Other textiles: Bed/bath towels, sheets, blankets, pillows, curtains, tablecloths

Please note: Items should be bagged or boxed separately by the accepted gift types, as we earn $0.20 per pound of sorted donation.


RESERVATIONS CAN BE MADE THROUGH steven.zoncki@datacharter.org


We cannot accept the following: mattresses, baby gear (strollers, car seats, etc.), large appliances or furniture (washer, oven, etc.), auto parts, building materials, cleaning products, tires, flammable materials, weapons of any kind (toy guns, paint ball guns, flare guns, starter pistols, pellet and/or BB guns).