Community asked to donate to school supply drive


Westborough – In an effort to enable all incoming students to begin the school year on even ground, several local organizations are spearheading a school supply drive.

The Faith communities, Westborough Youth & Family Services (WYFS) and the Westborough Women’s Club, with the support of the Westborough Public Schools, are appealing to the greater Westborough community to donate school supplies for Westborough children in need.

Drop off locations are in the Children’s Room at the Westborough Public Library, 55 West Main St. and at the WYFS offices on the second floor at 40 South St. (the Central One Federal Credit Union building).

Supplies needed follow:

  • Wide ruled composition books
  • Crayola crayons (16 and 24 count)
  • Washable Elmer’s Glue stick
  • Crayola Classic Magic Markers (thick)
  • School supply boxes
  • Kleenex tissues
  • Dry Erase Expo markers
  • Crayola Twistable colored pencils
  • Unscented baby wipes
  • Clear pencil pouches
  • Plain yellow sticky notes

The last day to donate is Monday, Aug. 12. For more information contact WYFS at 508-366-3090.