We’re excited to support United Way of Greater Fall River’s school supply drive!
Last year we joined their efforts to provide 250 backpacks and 100 bags of school supplies to local students – and this year they want to exceed that goal! In addition to providing traditional school supplies, we’re excited to team up with the Friends of Jack Foundation to provide washable (and super cute) face masks for students! Here is how YOU can help our local students have a safe, successful school year:
- Drop donations off at our office at 239 Hutteston Avenue (Route 6) in Fairhaven, MA,Monday-Friday until August 21, 2020.
- Shop virtually and support the local “Teacher’s Closet” via United Way’s Amazon Wish List
- Text “SCHOOLDRIVE” to 44321 to make a donation
Here is a list of items needed:
- Hand Sanitizer, Expo Markers
- Professionally made, child-size face masks (reusable or disposable)
- Disinfecting Wipes and Spray
- Crayons, Colored Pencils, Washable Markers, Highlighters
- Single Subject Notebooks, Loose Leaf Paper, Wide Ruled Composition Notebooks
- Pencils, Large Pink Erasers, Pencil Sharpeners
- Washable Glue Sticks & Kid Scissors
- Two Pocket Folders, Rulers, Pencil Pouch
Follow United Way of Greater Fall River on Facebook and Instagram for their latest updates. Learn more about our other community programs and initiatives by visiting our Care Free Community page and join our family as we Live United!