Rep. Haas Announces School Supply Drive

KANKAKEE – Today, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) announced that she will be hosting her first annual school supply drive for local students in need. The drive will be running from July 8th through July 19th. All supplies can be dropped off at Rep. Haas’ district office, located at 370 E. Court Street in Kankakee. Collected supplies will be distributed at National Night Out and Park Forest Youth Day.

“With the cost of living increasing, affording school supplies is harder than ever for families across the state,” said Rep. Haas. “To help our local community, I am hosting a school supply drive for students in need. Let’s come together as a community to help our students succeed!”

Requested supplies include:

  • Pens
  • #2 Pencils
  • Pink erasers
  • Notebooks
  • Folders
  • Binders
  • Crayons
  • Colored Pencils
  • Markers
  • Glue Sticks
  • Tissues

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