The PENCIL Foundation is gearing up for the August 1 start of school! LP PENCIL Box will open for teacher shopping starting July 31st, and everyone is busy collecting supplies to make sure every Metro teacher can stock their classrooms for FREE this school year!
Want to help out?
There are several ways to it. Hold a supply drive at your business. Donate gently used office supplies. Or you can even donate at several supply drives taking place this month!
Here are some BIG supply drives taking place now:
The Avery Give Back to Schools™ campaign has launched, marking the third year the office supply company has given back to schools, students, educators and communities throughout the United States. Schools are selected to win through an online voting process.
May 7th – September 14th 2012, communities, students, families and school supporters (ages 18 and older) can vote for their local K-8 school at http://www.avery.com/giveback.
Avery is expanding the 2012 campaign to award 40 schools with much-needed educational resources and offering cash benefits through Avery’s partnership in Box Tops for Education®.
This year, Avery will award the top 35 schools with the most online votes in a tier-based structure: