APPLES usurpation propagandize reserve applications – Cleburne Times
July 4, 2016 - School Supplies
It might be a center of summer, though it’s never too late to start meditative about propagandize reserve for children.
The Johnson County APPLES module is usurpation applications for tyro propagandize supply assistance from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday by Friday, Jul 18-29, during a Salvation Army of Johnson County, 111 S. Anglin St., or Spirt of Sharing, 306 N. Field St.
Students accessible for assistance are students in Cleburne, Godley, Keene, Rio Vista and Venus ISDs. Parents or guardians contingency move their driver’s license, a child’s birth certificate and a stream application check or franchise agreement that identifies a family as Johnson County residents.
On Aug. 13, APPLES will horde a back-to-school satisfactory during Wheat Middle School. This is a seventh year a bloc has hosted a fair. APPLES President Diane Packwood pronounced they are also usurpation volunteers to assistance set adult for a satisfactory on Aug. 11-12.
As students travel into a fair, they will collect out a trek of their choice and, depending on their class level, they will go to a list where a proffer will fill adult their trek with simple propagandize supplies.
Packwood pronounced they gave out propagandize reserve to about 880 students final year, so they are scheming to give out reserve to 900 students this year. The propagandize districts listed above will also be given backpacks full of reserve to give to students via a 2016-17 propagandize year.
“It’s a good feeling meaningful that any tyro that comes gets giveaway propagandize reserve for a whole propagandize year,” Packwood said.
As any tyro walks out a doorway with their supplies, they will accept an apple from a H-E-B Grocery store.
Volunteers from a Cleburne Lions Club will give students giveaway prophesy screenings. The Lions partner with Cleburne Eye Clinic, that will have dual technicians on site, and a Cataract and Eye Center will yield a medicine for exams.
“We are happy to be means to yield this use for a community,” Lions President Jeremy Longoria said. “Eye steer charge is a Lions’ No. 1 priority.”
Last year, 101 children perceived eye exams and 40 children perceived eyeglasses by a program, Packwood said.
“The idea is to give them some-more certainty on a initial day of school,” Packwood said. “If they have all a reserve they need, they are reduction expected to worry about it. It will assistance a district and a teachers too.”
APPLES tree collection boxes will be in area banks, stores and churches until a finish of Jul for residents to present propagandize supplies.
For information, call a Salvation Army during 817-558-1296 or Spirit of Sharing during 817-645-3342. To proffer for a fair, call 817-944-1024.
For information about other internal village organizations, revisit www.cleburnearea.info/helpinghands.html.