Bethlehem Food Pantry collects school supplies

The Bethlehem Food Pantry announced it is collecting school supplies for children in the Bethlehem, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk and Guilderland School Districts whose families live in town and are eligible to use a local food pantry.

Donations of school supplies may be dropped off at the Bethlehem Area YMCA, 900 Delaware Ave., Delmar, or at the Town Hall Senior Services Department, 445 Delaware Ave., Delmar, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Mondays through Fridays before Aug. 21.

The school supply drive is being sponsored by Bethlehem Senior Projects, Inc. and The Bethlehem Food Pantry.

For questions or more information contact the Bethlehem Senior Services, Outreach Department at 439-4955 at ext. 1173 or 1174, or kpellettier@townofbethlehem.org

Supplies needed include:

Locker Stockers

Washable Markers

" Composition Notebooks

" 1-1/2 inch Binders-Assorted Colors

" Calculators (TI-30)

" Subject Dividers w/Tabs for Binders

" 3 x 5 Ruled Index Cards

" Pencil Sharpeners

" Two-Pocket Folders

" Single Three and Five Subject Notebooks

" Post-It Notes

" Highlighters

" Back Packs

" Pink Erasers

" Master Locks - Combination Locks

" Boxes of Facial Tissues

" Pencil-Pouches/Boxes, Book Covers

" Plastic Compasses/Protractors

" Glue Sticks (not bottles)

" Wide Rule Notebook Paper

" Black Fine-Point Sharpie Markers

" Black/Blue Pens

" Used Tennis Balls

" Pointed and Rounded Ended Scissors


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