Close

A Day Made Better

Working to erase teacher-funded classrooms

The Issue

Every year, teachers spend an average of $1,000
of their own money on classroom supplies.
That's over $4 billion annually. The number
is surprising, the reality is unacceptable.

Watch The Video

Making Progress

OfficeMax® joined with AdoptAClassroom.org to create
A Day Made Better: A one-day event that awards more
than 1,000 teachers with $1,000 in school supplies, and
brings attention to the issue of teacher-funded classrooms.
Since its inception, we’ve surprised more than 6,700 teachers
and donated $8.85 million in supplies to classrooms
across the country.

October 1, 2013 will mark the seventh anniversary of
this event, and once again we will surprise more than 1,000
teachers with a new chair, loads of classrooms supplies and
the recognition they so richly deserve.

Click here to view all of the winners

Hear The Support

“ When you love your
teachers tell them right
away; don’t wait. ”
– Lady Antebellum

Check Out More Celebrity Support

Make A Difference

Surprise A Teacher
Do your own A Day Made
Better surprise. Purchase
assorted classroom supplies,
wrap them up and surprise
a teacher that is important
to you!

AdoptAClassroom.org
Go to the AdoptAClassroom.org
website and donate directly
to your favorite teacher's
classroom.

Visit AdoptAClassroom.org

Spread the Word!
Like us on Facebook and
stay updated with events,
notifications and join in
discussions.

Join Us On Facebook