Robinson’s Community Opportunity Outreach League (COOL) helps people in need and teaches our students to be responsible citizens.

If you have any questions, please contact Gina Hummel ([email protected]) or Gretchen Reiners ([email protected]).

Cards for Soldiers (May)

Now through May 20th, please help COOL (Community Opportunity Outreach League) celebrate our soldiers for the Fourth of July holiday by creating a thank you card to brighten their summer.  Cards can be dropped off in the Main Office. We are focusing on soldiers directly related to the Robinson community.

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Clothes for the Cause (April)

  Spring Cleaning? Don’t Dump the old, Donate. Donate any soft textiles (stains and holes accepted) to Clothes for the Cause. This can include backpacks, sheets, pillows, blankets, clothes, shoes, stuffed animals and even pool noodles. Clothes for the Cause will donate what they can to those in need and repurpose and reuse the other …

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Frontline Heroes “Cards of Encouragement” (October)

Who is your favorite Frontline Hero?  Is it a Healthcare Hero?  A state Firefighter?  Your Local Police Officer?  Or your fabulous teacher?  Help bring a smile to your favorite Frontline worker this month by creating a special card for them. Join Robinson Elementary’s Community Outreach Program (COOL) and drop off your homemade cards of encouragement …

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Halloween Candy Collection (November)

Do you have extra Halloween candy?  Not sure what to do with it?  You can donate it to Operation Gratitude. Drop off your unwanted trick-or-treat candy in a plastic bag to the collection boxes in the drop off areas or near the front office.  All types of sealed candy, including chocolate, are welcome! Robinson’s COOL …

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NEGU Crayon Collection (February)

In February, Robinson will be collecting crayons (24 count boxes) to support NEGU.  NEGU (Never Ever Give Up), is a foundation inspired by Jessie Rees, and encourages kids fighting cancer. The school has a goal to collect 500 boxes of crayons!! The boxes can be dropped off at the Main Office at Robinson Elementary.  

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One Warm Coat (January)

Do you have coats in your closet that you no longer wear – donate them to help the millions of Americans that cannot afford them! Stop by Robinson Elementary’s COOL collection boxes at drop off, pick up, or the office from January 26-28 and donate your gently worn coats to a great cause! #igavewarmth #itsCOOLtogive #onewarmcoat

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RSM Food Drive (March)

  While grocery shopping for your family, pick up a few extra pantry items for those in need close to home. The collection box will be in the main office from March 2nd – 6th. There is a strong need for pasta and sauce (in plastic containers or cans only). No glass jars please! All …

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Spread the Love (PB&J) Food Drive Event (September)

How do you like your PB&J? Are you team Strawberry, Honey, Grape or something else? Join Robinson PTA’s Outreach Program (COOL) and donate your favorites to the RSM Food Pantry this month. Please drop them off in boxes located at the office and around campus. The RSM Food Pantry has a strong need for these …

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Textile Drive (Ongoing)

Clothing, coats, backpacks, linens, shoes, and textiles are collected during COOL’s Textile Drive throughout the school year. This collection supports USAgain, an organization that takes unwanted textiles and sells them abroad, diverting millions of pounds of trash from landfills and generating funds for our school. Robinson earns 2 cents for every pound donated! Used items are …

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The Giving Tree (Nov – Dec)

The Giving Tree is back in the office!  Stop by between November 10 through December 5rd and choose a bow from the Giving Tree to help an Orange County child this holiday season.  Return your gift, wrapped with the bow on top (The label is on the back), no later than December 5rd. Thank you …

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