What is the Apple Tree Project?

The Apple Tree Project is a program for grades K-12 that provides back-to-school essentials to at-risk students in Denton ISD. 

Did you Know?

Denton ISD estimates 43% of enrolled children live in poverty as defined by the Federal Poverty Guidelines. That’s more than 11,417 children who could qualify for the Apple Tree Project.

How can the Apple Tree Project Help?

Families who are struggling financially may find it hard to provide the back-to-school essentials their child needs. The Apple Tree Project strives to provide each participating child with:

  • A complete set of school supplies
  • A new backpack
  • Two sets of new school uniforms/clothes
  • A new pair of shoes.  

How can you help with the Apple Tree Project?

  • Be a participate and host an Apple Tree Station at your workplace, church, or event.
  • Take action and donate to the Apple Tree Project, to help a student receive school essentials.
  • Volunteer and become part of the Apple Tree Project on distribution day!

"An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest." 
Benjamin Franklin

Students benefit when we come together to provide for those in need. 

Check out 2017 Apple Tree Project Photos!

Check out pictures from the Apple Tree Project's 2016 Distribution Day. 

1,500 students received back-to-school assistance with the 2016 Apple Tree Project. 

Click here to view our 2016 photo album. 


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