Douglass Community Services & F.A.C.T. seeking supplies, volunteers for school supplies

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Douglass Community Services and F.A.C.T. will provide school supplies to Hannibal children again this year. This will be the 5th year in a row for the event.

There are a few ways you can help: volunteer to help package supplies, donate money, or donate supplies.

Volunteers are needed to help package school supplies:

  • Friday, August 3rd: 9-11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, August 8th: 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, August 9th: 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Monday, August 13th: 9-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-3:30 p.m.

The supplies are being put together at a warehouse behind Fastenal in Hannibal.

If you can help, please call the Douglass Community Services office at (573) 221-3892.

You can also donate school supplies and/or money.

Listed below are the kinds of items that are needed:

  • art boxes
  • glue sticks
  • pencils
  • white glue
  • colored pencils
  • loose-leaf paper (wide ruled)
  • pens
  • spiral notebooks (wide ruled)
  • crayons (24-count)
  • markers
  • scissors
  • backpacks

Supplies or money can be brought to F.A.C.T. at #4 Melgrove Lane in Hannibal.

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