Backpack, School Supplies Giveaways Lessen Parents’ Financial Burden
September 30, 2016 - School Supplies
HARLINGEN – Many relatives know a cost of propagandize reserve can fast supplement up, generally when we have some-more than one child.
Mararina Vellas pronounced she knows firsthand how costly they can be. She pronounced if it weren’t for backpacks giveaways, she competence not have been means to prepared her children for school.
“We have a small lady starting. Then all 3 will be in school,” she said.
Vellas pronounced she knows a significance of removing them ready.
“What we adore to see is a grin on their faces. Once they get things for school, they know it will be useful and it creates them happy,” she said.
For Vellas, 3 children meant she has to compensate 3 times a unchanging costs of supplies. She pronounced she was struggling with losses even before her children started school.
CAHNNEL 5 NEWS picked a pointless supply list and checked prices online to uncover how fast propagandize reserve costs can supplement up.
In total, a list for one tyro combined adult to $61.33. That’s not including a backpack.
In Vellas case, 3 of these supply lists can volume to $183.99. It’s an volume that she pronounced she can’t afford.
This year, Vellas pronounced she listened about several trek giveaway events. These events give propagandize reserve to childrens and assistance relatives kick a costly cost.
“They reason a lot of these events, and it helps us a lot ‘cause there is utterly a few children,” she said.
Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District is one of a districts that horde these events. Dr. Jose Cavazos with Harlingen CISD pronounced they wish to make certain students go behind to propagandize prepared.
Vellas pronounced she is beholden she schooled about them this year. She pronounced her 3 children are prepared to learn.
“It creates a kids happy with any small warn we give,” she said.
Vellas pronounced she skeleton to attend these events as prolonged as her children are in school.
Dr. Cavazos pronounced any primogenitor who struggles with a cost of propagandize reserve can ask their internal propagandize district to see if there are any circuitously backpacks and propagandize reserve giveaway events.
Heart of a Valley’s Day of Giving is scheduled for Sunday Oct. 9.
Several Rio Grande Valley propagandize districts submitted a list of equipment their students need as good as drop-off locations for donated items. You can see a lists in a couple below.