Love Knows No Bounds (www.loveknowsnobounds.org), along with a number of community partners, is collecting the following school supplies to help students in Staten Island get back to their studies: backpacks, notebooks, folders, lunchboxes, pens, pencils, rulers, pads of drawing paper, or gift cards to Staples.
If you would like to donate school supplies, here are the drop-off points. We will be collecting from today until Thursday, 11/15 and picking up the items on Friday, 11/16:
- Caroline Elementary School, 2439 Slaterville Road, Slaterville Springs (9am – 2pm, M – F. Closed 11/12)
- GIAC (Greater Ithaca Activities Center), 301 West Court Street, Ithaca (10am – 4:30pm, M – F)
- First Baptist Church, 309 North Cayuga Street, Ithaca (10am – 1pm, Tu – Fri)
- Strebel Planning Group, 944 Dryden Road, Varna (10am – 4pm, M- F)
- LACS (Lehman Alternative Community School), 111 Chestnut Street, Ithaca (9am – 3pm, M – F. Closed 11/12)
- Ithaca Waldorf School, 20 Nelson Road, Ithaca (9am – 3pm, Mon – Fri. Please note they are closed 11/9 and 11/12)
Please use a box or bag to contain your donations. Thank you!
LKNB is also gratefully accepting monetary donations at this time to support our immediate and long-term service to Sandy victims. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to strengthen our efforts at crowdrise.com/loveknowsnobounds or send support to:
LKNB, 230 Rachel Carson Way, Ithaca, NY 14850.