Youthnet is now accepting donations for the annual Back to School by niusheng11


									Youthnet is now accepting donations for the annual Back to School Supply Drive for the

2008-2009 school year. Supplies will be used by students in Youthnet’s Foster Care,

Independent Living Skills, Parent Support, and Emerson High School programs.

          We are seeking the following items for students this year:

Notebook Paper ( college-ruled and wide-ruled)          3-ring binders (Notebooks)
# 2 Pencils                                           Rulers
Blue & Black pens                                 Basic colors washable markers
Crayons                                          Glue Sticks
Pocket Calculators                               Fine & regular tip Sharpie markers
70 subject spiral notebooks                      Subject notebook tab dividers
CD-R disks                          Highlighters and White-out correcting pens
Plain color Backpacks (particularly for older children and teens)

ART SUPPLIES                                              CLASSROOM SUPPLIES
Art ‘Magic Rub’erasers                                    Box facial tissue
Water color paint set                                     Gallon-sized zipper bags
Colored pencils                                           Sandwich-sized zipper bags
Markers - fine & broad tip                                Post-it notes – all sizes
Fine & regular tip black Sharpie markers                 Copy Paper
Rulers - with centimeter and inch markings             Tape, large paper clips, staples
Construction paper
Card Stock: pastel colors


 Youthnet serves a large number of youth and we strive to make sure each child
starts school with at least the following minimal supplies:
           o   Backpack
           o   Pencils – Pens
           o   Spiral Notebook
           o   Loose leaf paper and binder
           o   Glue stick
           o   Pocket folders
           o   Ruler
Supplies will be accepted throughout the month of August. Donations can be dropped
off at Youthnet’s office at 227 N. 4th St. in Mt. Vernon. Cash donations are also welcome
and can be designated for school supply purchases. For details or to learn more about
how you can help At-Risk & Foster youth in our community, please call Teddye at
(360) 336-1610 ext 1214.

                                      updated 20080723

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