Teaneck Mom Donates Thousands Of School Supplies To Local Teachers
January 30, 2017 - School Supplies
TEANECK, N.J. — A Teaneck mom is on a goal of her possess to “Make America Great Again” — starting in a schools.
Jahaira Ortiz Olowe recently donated thousands of propagandize reserve she collected by an practice plea to teachers in Clifton, Englewood, Paterson and a Bronx.
Back in October, Olowe, a Zumba Fitness instructor in Hackensack, launched “Exercise to Educate,” a amicable media debate in that her friends challenged her to opposite aptness exercises. If she finished them, a challenger would have to present propagandize supplies.
Olowe figured she’d accumulate adequate for one teacher. Fast-forward 60 days, she had collected thousands of propagandize reserve for 6 teachers in a Bronx, and Bergen and Passaic counties.
Each clergyman next perceived a identical package:
- Aurora Dominguez from PS No. 103 in a Bronx
- Brandi Lewis from McCloud in Englewood
- Catia Onofre Guerra from Clifton Public School No. 13 in Clifton
- La’Tasha Jackson from LaVida Childcare Center in Paterson
- Connie Lozada from International HS in Paterson
- Andreia Onofre from Clifton Public School No. 13 in Clifton
Olowe collected 135 notebooks, 61 coloring books, 3020 sheets of construction paper, 281 folders and dozens of tissues, lysol wipes, pens, pencils, sharpies, erasers and more.