This year, thousands of Quad Cities children will not have the school supplies needed to start school. In order to help, a school supply drive is being held for Day of Action on July 19, 2018.
YOU CAN HELP!
The goal is 20,000 items and $3,000 to help 1,600 students in the Quad Cities.
HOST A SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE
- Pens (blue or black)
- Pencil Cases
- Spiral Notebooks
- Loose Paper
- Composition Books
- Pocket Folders
- Markers (prefer washable)
- Colored Pencils
- Glue Sticks
School supply drop-off will be July 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at JB Young Opportunity Center at 1702 N. Main St., Davenport. Enter from Main St. and drop-off in the circle drive.
$15 = backpack with everything 1 students needs
$60 = 4 students
$500 = 33 students
You can donate online at unitedwayqc.org/pencils, or cash or check made out to United Way.
United Way partners with 1st Day Project which serves Quad Cities-wide school districts.
To let us know how you'll participate, contact Marci Zogg at 563.344.0334.