Lakeshore Resource Network collecting back to school supply donations.

August 3, 2016

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The Lakeshore Resource Network is collecting donations of school supplies for area students heading back to school in the fall. Supplies will be used in a backpack program providing students in need with a backpack filled with the basic school supplies, and other goods . Backpacks will be distributed to middle school and high school students at Ludington, Mason County Central, Mason County Eastern and Gateway to Success Academy. This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the Youth Advisory Council in Mason County to the Lakeshore Resource Network.

From August 8-19, there will be drop off points at local businesses where people can drop off new or un-used school or office supplies.

Suggested Donations Include:

  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpeners
  • Erasers
  • Highlighters
  • Notebooks
  • Folders
  • Rulers
  • Scissors
  • Glue Sticks
  • Trapper Keepers
  • Pencil Pouches
  • Calculators

Places to Drop off include:

Ludington

  • Book Mark of Ludington, 201 S Rath Ave
  • WMOM Radio, 206 E Ludington Ave
  • Ludington City Hall, 400 S Harrison St
  • West Shore Bank, 201 W Loomis St
  • Todd and Brad Reed Photography, 114 W Ludington Ave
  • Riverflats Coffee and Tea, 1975 S Pere Marquette Hwy
  • Ludington branch of Mason County District Library, 217 E Ludington Ave

Scottville

  • West Shore Bank, 107 W State St
  • Michigan State University Extension Office, 102 S Main St
  • Scottville branch of Mason County District Library, 204 E State St.

The Lakeshore Resource Network mission is to provide a network of resources to support and strengthen families in our community by offering assistance for immediate needs alongside access to resources and opportunities for lasting solutions. For more information, visit our website at http://www.lakeshoreresourcenetwork.org/
If anyone in the community has questions, feel free to get ahold of Shelby Soberalski at [email protected] or at 231.843.5603

 

 

 

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