Local School Supply Drives

Local School Supply DrivesThe Mary Brennan INN is in need of new school supplies to ensure no child will be unprepared for school next month. Here are the most needed items: #2 pencils, pens, highlighters, markers, crayons (24-count), pencil cases, erasers, scissors, glue sticks, composition notebooks (marbled cover), loose leaf paper, spiral notebooks, binders, dividers, rulers, pocket folders, calculators, student planners and backpacks.

All donations can be dropped off at the INN at 100 Madison Ave. in Hempstead from 9 to 11 a.m. and from 2 to 4 p.m. on weekdays.

Visit www.the-inn.org or call Dana Lopez at 516-486-8506, ext. 138, for more information.

Adventureland’s Helping Hands Foundation is hosting its annual School Supply Drive. New school supplies ranging from backpacks, to pencils, to crayons will be collected at Adventureland and donated to Milton L. Olive Elementary School located in the Wyandanch School District and Long Island Head Start locations.

Last year the Helping Hands Foundation donated more than 500 school-ready backpacks to the John Theissen Children’s Foundation and Hope for Youth Foundation. Donors will receive a free ride on Adventureland’s brand new Formula One Bumper Cars for each item donated.

Visit www.Adventureland.us for a list of most needed items.

Assemblyman Dave McDonough announced that in association with the John Theissen Children’s Foundation, he is seeking donations of school supplies for the 2016-17 school year. The supplies will be distributed to underprivileged children from low-income families. Needed items include, but are not limited to backpacks, spiral notebooks, pencils, pens, crayons, markers and other classroom necessities.

In addition, the foundation, through monetary donations, also provides new clothing for low-income children. The collection runs through Friday, Sept. 2, on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Items may be dropped off at McDonough’s office at 404 Bedford Ave. in Bellmore.

Visit the John Theissen Children’s Foundation website (www.jtcf.org) or call McDonough’s office at 516-409-2070 for details.

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Local School Supply DrivesThe Mary Brennan INN is in need of new school supplies to ensure no child will be unprepared for school next month. Here are the most needed items: #2 pencils, pens, highlighters, markers, crayons (24-count), pencil cases, erasers, scissors, glue sticks, composition notebooks (marbled cover), loose leaf paper, spiral notebooks, binders, dividers, rulers, pocket folders, calculators, student planners and backpacks. All donations can be dropped off at the INN at 100 Madison Ave. in Hempstead from 9 to 11 a.m. and from 2 to 4 p.m. on weekdays. Visit www.the-inn.org or call Dana Lopez at 516-486-8506, ext. 138, for more information. Adventureland’s Helping Hands Foundation is hosting its annual School Supply Drive. New school supplies ranging from backpacks, to pencils, to crayons will be collected at Adventureland and donated to Milton L. Olive Elementary School located in the Wyandanch School District and Long Island Head Start locations. Last year the Helping Hands Foundation donated more than 500 school-ready backpacks to the John Theissen Children’s Foundation and Hope for Youth Foundation. Donors will receive a free ride on Adventureland’s brand new Formula One Bumper Cars for each item donated. Visit www.Adventureland.us for a list of most needed items. Assemblyman Dave McDonough announced that in association with the John Theissen Children’s Foundation, he is seeking donations of school supplies for the 2016-17 school year. The supplies will be distributed to underprivileged children from low-income families. Needed items include, but are not limited to backpacks, spiral notebooks, pencils, pens, crayons, markers and other classroom necessities. In addition, the foundation, through monetary donations, also provides new clothing for low-income children. The collection runs through Friday, Sept. 2, on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Items may be dropped off at McDonough’s office at 404 Bedford Ave. in Bellmore. Visit the John Theissen Children’s Foundation website (www.jtcf.org) or call McDonough’s office at 516-409-2070 for details.
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