The Success of our Reusable Water Bottle Drive

As the new school year begins to approach, Harvest Compassion Center (HCC) is gearing up for its annual back-to-school collection drive. This initiative aims to support students in need by providing them with essential supplies for a successful academic journey. Discover how Harvest Compassion Center is shaking up our back-to-school collection drive this year by focusing on gathering new, reusable water bottles and empowering students to stay hydrated while reducing waste.

Traditionally, back-to-school donations have focused on collecting school supplies such as notebooks, pens, and backpacks. However, HCC recognizes the importance of adapting to evolving community needs. With limited access to resources, many families struggle to provide the essentials their children require for school. Identifying these unmet needs is crucial in ensuring that every student has an equal opportunity to thrive academically.

The Importance of Reusable Water Bottles

During our outreach efforts, HCC discovered a pressing issue: the lack of reusable water bottles for students. We have realized that access to clean, safe water is not only essential for hydration but also significantly impacts children’s overall well-being and academic performance. Furthermore, this realization sheds light on the environmental consequences of relying on disposable plastic bottles, creating a compelling case for change.

In response to this need, Harvest Compassion Center has made a proactive decision to collect reusable water bottles as part of their back-to-school collection drive. By providing students with new, durable, refillable water bottles, HCC ensures that they have access to hydration throughout the school day. This sustainable approach also aligns with HCC’s values and mission to empower communities and make a positive impact on the environment.

How You Can Help

We invite you to be part of this transformative initiative. Your participation in the back-to-school collection drive can make a significant difference in the lives of students. Here’s how you can contribute:

Donate Reusable Water Bottles: 

Drop off your donations at your nearest HCC location. Donations are accepted now through July 31st during designated hours:

HCC North Phoenix:

4744 E Thunderbird Rd Suite 9 Phoenix, AZ 85032

Donation hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm.


HCC Maryvale:

4002 N 67th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85033

Donation hours: Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm.


HCC West Phoenix:

5608 N 27th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85017

Donation hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm.

Donate through Amazon: 

If you prefer, you can conveniently send your donations directly to HCC using the Amazon wish list. Visit our Amazon wish list here to access the list and make your contribution.

Your collective efforts, no matter the size of your contribution, will create a lasting impact on the community, supporting students as they embark on their educational journeys.

As we prepare for another school year, Harvest Compassion Center’s back-to-school collection drive is a testament to the organization’s commitment to adapting and meeting the evolving needs of the community. By recognizing the need for new, reusable water bottles, HCC is taking steps towards fostering a healthier start to the school year. We invite you to join this movement and be part of the positive change. Together, let’s ensure that every student has the tools they need to succeed and make a difference in their education and beyond.