Week of Caring

Mary Bryant Elementary
Week of Caring
November 13, 2017 – November 17, 2017

 

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MONDAY: CLOTHING DRIVE
Organized By: Mary Bryant Student Council
Benefits: OASIS Network provides basic necessities to local underprivileged students
Gather up all the clothing that the family has outgrown! Bring in new or gently worn clothing of all sizes and styles: collared shirts, pants, shorts, belts, coats, jackets, sweaters, sweatshirts, play clothes, and NEW underwear and socks.

 

 TUESDAY: LAUNDRY PRODUCTS & SCHOOL SUPPLIES DRIVE
Organized By: Mary Bryant Running Club
Benefits: Laundry Project assists low-income families with meeting a basic need by turning local laundromats into community centers of hope.  Laundry fees are paid for while volunteers assist with laundry services, entertain children, and create a caring space at the laundromat.
Items Requested: Bleach, fabric softener, reusable laundry bags, laundry detergent, dryer sheets, rolls of quarters, coloring books and crayons.

WEDNESDAY: COMMUNITY DRIVE
Organized By: Girl Scout Troop #1802
Benefits: Bakas Equestrian Center provides therapeutic horseback riding activities for children and adult afflicted with disabilities

Items Requested: Used Towels, Laundry Soap, Lysol Disinfectant Spray, Dish Soap, 50-  Gallon Tall Kitchen Trash Bags, Toilet Paper, Paper Plates, Paper Towels, Solo Cups, Plastic Dinnerware, Baby Wipes, Hand Soap in Pump Dispensers, Baby Shampoo, Hair   Detangler, Avon Skin So Soft Bath Oil, Dollar General Diaper Rash Ointment (ingredients should contain a minimum of 40% zinc oxide)

 

THURSDAY: UNWRAPPED NEW TOYS
Organized By: Mary Bryant National Elementary Honor Society
Benefits: Metropolitan Ministries
Bring a new, unwrapped toy and help provide holiday toys to more than 23,000 children  annually.

 

FRIDAY: FOOD DRIVE
Organized By: Cub Scout Pack 38
Benefits: Kaye Prox Food Bank
MAKE GOOD USE OF GROCERY STORE BOGO’S!  Bring in non-perishable food items such as peanut butter, canned tuna, rice, stuffing mix, canned vegetables & fruit, dry or canned beans & soup, boxed cereal, Jell-O and pudding mix, and dry pasta.