Registration opens in county for school-supply assistance
May 5, 2017 - School Supplies
The Bartholomew County School Supply Assistance Program has begun.
Bartholomew County families in financial need might register children entering kindergarten by Grade 12 in any open or private propagandize in Bartholomew County for giveaway simple propagandize supplies.
During 2016, some-more than 2,000 students in Bartholomew County perceived giveaway propagandize supplies. All reserve are supposing by contributions from a community.
Preference will be given to people who register by Jul 14.
To register, call United Way’s 2-1-1, Monday by Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Espanol: 812-375-9370.
Donations also are being accepted, with financial donations enabling a cabinet to make bulk purchases. Tax-deductible cash, check or money-order donations can be done payable and sent to Sans Souci, 1526 13th Street, Columbus, IN 47201. List “School Supplies” in a memo line.
People can present in chairman during Sans Souci, or make online donations during bcssap.org.
The 2017 Bartholomew County School Supply Assistance Program members are Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation, Columbus Sunrise Rotary, Community Center of Hope, Council for Youth Development, Cummins, Inc., Family Self-Sufficiency, Lincoln-Central Neighborhood Family Center, Sans Souci, Su Casa, United Way 2-1-1 and Volunteer Action Center.