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what organization helps with back to school supplies?

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gems826

Asked by gems826 at 1:13 PM on Jun. 25, 2009 in Shopping

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  • I don't know about your area, but I know the Goodwill does in my area. If you live in Texas you can dial 211 from a land line phone & they can help.

    itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 1:20 PM on Jun. 25, 2009

  • You could also watch Walmart, every year, about 4 or 5 weeks before school starts, notebook paper goes to .25, pens .10 crayons, .15, etc. I've bought so much in the last 4 years that I won't have to buy much this year, but I only spend about $10 a year anyway, and that covers my kids and I occasionally send extra paper or crayons to the class. Good luck!
    kustomkrochet

    Answer by kustomkrochet at 1:35 PM on Jun. 25, 2009

  • Some school districts provide school supplies for kids who qualify for free breakfast and lunch
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 2:21 PM on Jun. 25, 2009

  • Wal-mart,rite-aide,always have 10cents sales,and some churches give out supplies.
    lady-t3984

    Answer by lady-t3984 at 8:46 PM on Jun. 25, 2009

  • Try the salvation army. I know here they work with the Catholic church to give out free school supplies. It is always in the paper when they are doing it. Also check the churches.
    Ibelongtojesus

    Answer by Ibelongtojesus at 3:53 PM on Jun. 26, 2009

  • I know in downtown La, they give out school supplies,backpacks,socks,shoes,.They give out all brand name shoes like nike anways people camp out over night because they have like more than three kids.Noone is turned away.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:37 PM on Jun. 26, 2009

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