The JCPS Clothing Assistance Program, sponsored by the 15th District PTA and supported by individual school PTA chapters across the district, provides clothing free of charge to families in need within our school district. This program is highly impactful in the lives of students.
In addition to all the fun activities and traditions that go on during Red/White Week, one especially meaningful event is the Manual/Male Collection Challenge. Each year, the two schools compete to see who can raise the most for charity. In last year’s challenge, Manual beat Male by donating almost 2,000 pairs of socks to the Clothing … Read moreLet’s Stomp on Male
The Clothing Assistance Program (CAP) collection challenge with Male has begun! This year, we are working with Waterstep and collecting any size of new or gently worn SHOES between now and Game Day. The winner of the challenge will be announced during the big game. We are also having a Manual-only collection of GLOVES … Read moreCAP collecting shoes, gloves and mittens for Red-White Week
The Red/White Week annual collection challenge between Manual and Male has begun! We are collecting NEW SOCKS for the JCPS 15th District PTA Clothing Assistance Program (CAP). All sizes and styles of socks from infant to adult sizes are needed. Young children and adolescent/adult sized no-show style socks are especially needed.
Please place new sock donations in specially marked boxes located at entrances to the main building, YPAS and YPAS annex. Good Clothes Good People will also have bins (marked ‘CAP’) to collect socks at certain entrances. CAP has been providing new and gently used clothing to JCPS children in need for over 40 years, with a mission to reduce absenteeism by ensuring that students have appropriate school clothing. The program is run almost solely by volunteers, who sort, tag and hang clothes throughout the year. Our next Manual service date is 11/21 but volunteers are always needed; contact our CAP Chairs for more info.
Send socks in from now until Game Day on Friday, Oct. 20. Let’s knock the socks off Male!
duPont Manual sends volunteers at least twice a year to help at the JCPS Clothing Assistance Program (CAP). CAP is a 15th District PTSA agency, which provides a place for families to come and pick out much needed gently-used clothing and new school uniforms, so that no student ever misses school and no parent ever misses work … Read moreMake a difference with CAP this Thursday!