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Next Children In Need Clothing Drive Scheduled for WCPS

Posted November 2, 2018

HAGERSTOWN, MD (November 2, 2018) – The second collection of gently used clothing and other items for Children In Need in the 2018-2019 school year is scheduled to begin Monday, November 5 and continue through Friday, November 16. Students, parents, staff and the community are encouraged to donate gently used clothing that Children In Need distributes to children eligible for the Free and Reduced Meals program. Toiletries, books and school supplies are also accepted. This is the 12th annual collection. The schools participating in the November 2018 collection are:

  • Antietam Academy
  • Barbara Ingram School for the Arts
  • Bester Elementary
  • Boonsboro Elementary, Middle and High
  • E. Russell Hicks Middle
  • Emma K. Doub Elementary
  • Funkstown Elementary
  • Sharpsburg Elementary
  • South Hagerstown High
  • Washington County Technical High

Collection boxes will be located at each school, the Center for Education Services, 10435 Downsville Pike, Hagerstown and Head Start at the MLK. Center, 131 West North Avenue, Hagerstown, during regular school and business hours. The Maryland Department of Corrections is providing employees to pick up the donations from each location. The clothing drive will continue at other schools during the school year. Children In Need, Inc. is a non-profit, 501(C) 3 organization founded in 1998.