Donations

Give to Real Life ALC!

Real Life ALC Tampa gratefully accepts your generous contributions towards our school- be they financial or in-kind donations. As a 501(c)(3), we can give you a receipt for your donations as your contributions are tax deductible. Please contact us to request this receipt.

Donate via PayPal! You may use this email address: reallifeinc.org@gmail.com

If you shop on Amazon, you can use this link, and a portion of your purchase will be donated to us! Thank you so much!

For in-kind donations, we are grateful for any of the following items! You can contact us to arrange for pick up or drop off. Thank you so much!

Large Items

Large ticket items 8

        • 15-person van/s
        • gas oven
        • shed
        • 3-D printer
        • kiln
        • potter’s wheel
        • privacy fence and gate
        • lawn furniture

 

Cleaning Equipment and Supplies

Cleaning supplies 5

        • vacuum cleaner
        • paper towels
        • white vinegar
        • baking soda
        • window cleaner
Furniture

Furniture 5

        • shelves (especially Ikea-type with cubbies, but any book shelves are needed and are gratefully accepted!)
        • couches
        • tables
        • picnic table
        • cubbies or lockers
        • shoe racks
        • floor pillows
Science Equipment and Supplies

Science items 5

        • Microscopes, slides
        • robotics parts and bits
        • chemistry sets
        • lab supplies (beakers, Bunsen burners, etc.)
        • Rocks and Minerals sets
Sewing Equipment and Supplies

Sewing supplies 10

        • sewing machine
        • sergers
        • fabric
        • sewing notions
        • fabric shears
        • cutting board
        • thread
        • yarn
        • crocheting and knitting needles
        • trim- ribbons, sequins, rhinestones, lace, etc.
Memberships and subscriptions

Memberships and subscriptions (or donations towards them) 16

        • Florida Aquarium passes
        • Busch Gardens and Adventure Island passes
        • MOSI passes
        • Adobe Suite (online subscription)
        • Muse magazine
        • Bazooka magazine
        • Ranger Rick magazine
        • National Geographic magazine
        • Kazoo magazine
        • XYZA News (digital magazine)
        • Stone Soup magazine
        • Highlights magazine
        • Boys’ Life magazine
        • New Moon Girls magazine
        • Faces magazine
        • Dig magazine
Kitchen Equipment and Supplies

Kitchen and Bathroom supplies 9

        • Hand towels (cloth)
        • Paper towels
        • Toilet paper
        • stand mixers
        • slow cookers
        • pots and pans
        • aluminum foil
        • parchment paper
        • plastic wrap
Education Equipment and Supplies

Educational Items 11

        • books
        • maps
        • rulers
        • notebooks
        • post it notes
        • calculators
        • numbers laminated posters
        • weather laminated posters
        • anatomy laminated posters
        • math laminated posters
        • other laminated educational posters
Tech Equipment and Supplies

Tech supplies 15

        • computers
        • desktops 
        • laptops
        • tablets
        • VR goggles
        • screens
        • speakers
        • printers
        • scanners
        • HDMI cord
        • projector
        • TV
        • laminator
        • cameras
        • lighting equipment
Sports Equipment and Supplies

Sports equipment: 11

        • balls
        • nets (soccer, basketball, badminton)
        • mits
        • bats
        • rackets (badminton, tennis)
        • pucks
        • sticks
        • clubs
        • cones, 
        • climbing gear 
        • etc.
Music Equipment and Supplies

Musical Items 6

        • Musical instruments of any sort
        • Microphones
        • amplifiers
        • speakers
        • piano
        • sound proofing
Other Needed Items

Miscellaneous needed items 7

        • Clear plastic storage containers, all sizes
        • ziplock bags
        • makeup
        • costumes for dress-up
        • jewelry for dress up
        • shoes for dress up
        • analog clocks
Outdoor Equipment and Supplies

Outdoor items 20

        • garden supplies
        • wheelbarrow
        • weed whacker
        • trellises
        • seeds
        • plants
        • garden tools
        • potting soil
        • netting
        • garden boxes (or 2x6s)
        • fertilizer
        • propane tanks
        • grill
        • smoker
        • picnic table
        • hammocks
        • lawn furniture
        • fire pit
        • tents
        • bird food
        • compost bin
Arts and Crafts Equipment and Supplies

Arts and crafts supplies 30

        • paints
        • brushes
        • potter’s wheel
        • Cricut
        • paper
        • sketch pads
        • card stock, different colors
        • kiln
        • hot glue sticks
        • hot glue guns
        • cardboard
        • poster board
        • clay glazes
        • mod lodge
        • tissue paper
        • cardboard oatmeal/grits containers
        • other cardboard tubes
        • duct tape
        • plexiglass or aluminium plates (pieces of flat, smooth material, preferably 5′ x 5″ or larger) for monoprints.
        • muslin or white cotton fabric
        • paper grocery bags
        • styrofoam trays
        • plastic containers
        • shoe boxes
        • large cardboard boxes
        • wax
        • candles (used ok!)
        • woodworking tools
        • clay sculpting tools
Workshop Equipment and Supplies

Workshop items 29

        • saws
        • tool chest
        • tool boxes
        • hammers
        • screwdrivers
        • drills
        • table saws
        • anvil
        • jigsaws
        • mitre saws
        • sanders
        • staple guns
        • pliers
        • wrenches of all sorts
        • ropes
        • bungee cords
        • hardware 
        • screws
        • nails
        • nuts
        • bolts
        • pipes
        • rope
        • hooks
        • Scrap wood
        • plywood
        • sheet metal
        • motors
        • Dremmels