Posted on Thursday July 19, 2018
The Matthews Police Department has partnered with the Matthews Help Center again this year to collect school supplies for local students in need.
Matthews, NC – The Matthews Police Department has partnered with the Matthews Help Center again this year to collect school supplies for local students in need. 801 South and Kiwanis Club of Matthews are also sponsors of this event.
Collection bins are currently on display throughout Matthews. The supplies collected will be donated to students on Friday, August 17 at a cookout event at the Sportsplex in Matthews. Please click here for more details. Supplies will be collected through August 14. To apply for free school supplies, please call Matthews HELP Center at 704-847-8383.
Collection bins are located throughout Matthews:
Matthews Town Hall • Matthews Police Headquarters • Crews Recreation Center • Matthews Fire & EMS Station 1 & 2 • Matthews HELP Center • Levine Senior Center • Matthews United Methodist Church • Brace YMCA • Matthews Community Center • Novant Health Matthews
School supplies needed:
Glue Sticks • Composition Books • Crayons • Notebook Paper • Spiral Notebooks • Pens and Pencils • Erasers • Colored Pencils • Magic Markers • 2 Pockets Folders • 3 Ring Binders • Pencil Pouches