Rep. Bellock, People’s Resource Center team up to sponsor school supplies drive

WESTMONT– Local residents wishing to donate school supplies to students in need for the upcoming school year can do so at the District Office of State Representative Patti Bellock, located in the Westmont Centre at 1 S. Cass Avenue, Suite 205 from 9:00am - 4:00pm through Wednesday, July 26. The school supplies drive is coordinated by People’s Resource Center.

The list of items that can be donated include: colored pencils, crayons, glue sticks, glue (like Elmer’s), 2-pocket folders, rulers, sticky note pads, loose leaf paper, highlighters, kids markers, pencils, pens, kids scissors, erasers, index cards, spiral notebooks, protractors, compasses and scientific calculators.  

The deadline to drop-off school supplies for the donation drive at Rep. Bellock’s office is Friday, July 28.  Other drop-off locations include the People’s Resource Center offices at 104 Chestnut Avenue in Westmont and 201 S Naperville Road in Wheaton. For questions or more information, please call Rep. Bellock’s office at (630) 852-8633.

“I am excited to partner with People’s Resource Center for a school supplies drive again this summer,” Rep. Bellock said. “Neighbors helping neighbors is what makes DuPage County such a great place to live and raise a family. People’s Resource Center in particular does a tremendous job serving students and families in need.”
 
Since 1975, People's Resource Center has been bringing neighbors together to respond to hunger and poverty in DuPage County.  Learn more at peoplesrc.org.

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