Denton County Friends of the Family is hosting a Back to School drive through Aug. 4.
Denton County Friends of the Family is a local nonprofit that supports the survivors of relationship violence through programs, outreach and advocacy.
The agency will collect the following most-needed school supplies:
Backpacks for all ages
Scissors for children and youth
Folders with brads
Red, black and blue pens
The agency will also accept donations of
12-inch by 18-inch manilla paper
Glue and glue sticks
No. 2 pencils
Loose leaf paper, both college-rule and wide-rule
Crayons and markers
Donors can drop off items to the agency’s outreach office at 4845 S I-35 E.
Volunteers are needed to pack backpacks with the supplies from Aug. 4-8.
Donors can give money by visiting https://friendsofthefamily.kindful.com/.
For more information about the drive or volunteering to assemble the supplies for distribution, send an email to DMelkovitz@dcfof.org or call 940-387-5131, ext. 103. For more information about Denton County Friends of the Family, visit www.dcfof.org.
FEATURE IMAGE: Denton County Friends of the Family is hosting a school supply drive through Aug. 4. iStockphoto/Pamela Moore.