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Third Round of Children In Need Clothing Drive: February 3 - 14

Posted January 31, 2020

HAGERSTOWN, MD (January 31, 2020) – The third round of the 13th annual clothing drive conducted by Washington County Public Schools (WCPS) to benefit Children In Need begins Monday, February 3, 2020 and continues through Friday, February 14. Students, parents, WCPS 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. The schools participating in the February 2020 collection are:

  • Fountaindale Elementary
  • Jonathan Hager Elementary
  • Marshall Street School / Washington County Job Development Program
  • Maugansville Elementary
  • North Hagerstown High
  • Northern Middle
  • Pangborn Elementary
  • Paramount Elementary
  • Potomac Heights Elementary
  • Salem Avenue Elementary
  • Western Heights Middle

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.