Aug 042020
Back to School 2020 wish list

With the new academic year fast approaching, Project 16:49 is looking for the community’s help in providing Rock County’s unaccompanied youth with school supplies.

Below is a list of what items we are looking for, or download a PDF copy of our flyer.

Back to School 2020 wish list

School Supplies

  • Back Packs
  • Pencil Pouches
  • Pocket Folders
  • Pens
  • Mechanical Pencils
  • Highlighters
  • College Ruled Spiral Notebooks
  • Flash Drives
  • Academic Planners
  • 3×5 Lined index Note Cards


  • Granola Bars
  • Popcorn
  • Meat Sticks
  • Other school-time snacks


  • Gift Cards
    • Gas
    • Grocery
    • Fast Food
    • Retail
    • Track Phones and Minute Cards
  • Ear Buds
  • Reusable Water Bottles

Drop-off Collection Sites


  • Beloit Public Library
  • Beloit YMCA (Gymnastics Center, Huebbe Pkwy)


  • Clinton Public Library


  • Edgerton Public Library
  • Edgerton Pharmacy


  • Anytime Fitness (Humes)
  • Basics
  • Kealy’s Kafe
  • Medithin
  • Wiggy’s Saloon


  • Dave’s Ace Hardware

Monetary and gift card donations can be dropped or mailed to;

2911 Carrousel Lane
Janesville, WI. 53511

Please contact Maggie with any questions 608-751-3553

Jul 092020
Lucy's Hideaway Bike Night poster

Note: This event was originally scheduled for July 15 but was rescheduled due to inclement weather.

Proceeds from the Aug. 26, 2020 Bike Night at Lucy’s Hideaway, located at 5847 County Highway N in Milton, will benefit Project 16:49. The event runs from 6-9PM.

Project 16:49 is a local organization serving our community’s unaccompanied homeless youth.

Lucy's Hideaway Bike Night poster

May 072019

Pomp's Tire logo

Project 16:49 is the beneficiary of Pomp’s Tire of Janesville’s 2019 Power Show. The show will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14. Pomp’s is located at 3530 Newville Road, Janesville (map).

Click the button below to donate to Project 16:49. Thanks to Pomp’s Tire for their generosity!


Pomps Power Show 2019 poster

Nov 092018

The 2019 Project 16:49 Lip Sync Battle will be held at 6PM on Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Pontiac Convention Center in Janesville.

Click here to learn more about this fundraising event. Stay tuned for details on how to buy tickets. In the meantime, gather up a team and register to perform or become an event sponsor.

2019 LSB Save the Date