Independence House Backpack Drive

Backpack-Drive

AUGUST 10 – 29, 2014

99.9 The Q and Nissan of Bourne are happy to join forces with Independence House to help their clients get ready for the new school year!  Independence House is looking to support the clients of their Child Witness to Violence and Teen Programs as well as children of adult clients in need with much needed supplies for school.

Help a child in need to start off the school year right!   The Independence House backpack drive is back for a third year and we need your help!  Independence House is looking to support the clients of our Child Witness to Violence and Teen Programs as well as children of adult clients in  need with much needed supplies for school.

Drop off items:  The Q Studios/Cape Cod Broadcasting at 737 West Main Street, Hyannis!

What can you donate? Anything YOUR child needs to go back to school… 

  • backpacks for all ages
  • lunchboxes and/or lunchbags
  • pencil cases
  • pencil sharpeners
  • washable markers
  • colored pencils
  • mechanical pencils
  • pens
  • index cards
  • 3-ring binders (3″)
  • subject dividers
  • book covers
  • pocket folder sets
  • blunt tip and safety scissors
  • scotch tape
  • paper clips
  • 12″ rulers
  • graphing paper
  • tx style calculators
  • glue sticks/Elmer’s washable glue
  • boxes of facial tissues
  • hand sanitizer
  • disinfectant wipes
  • pocket dictionary/thesaurus
  • calculators (plain, scientific, graphing)
  • mini-staplers and staples
  • staple removers
  • white-out
  • post-it notes
  • Other ideas: Gift certificates for haircuts, shoes or clothing!

This post will expire at 11:59pm on Friday August 29th, 2014