Gently Used School Supplies & Black Graduation Caps & Gowns

School is almost out for the summer! African Vision of Hope is collecting “gently” used school supplies and Black Graduation Caps & Gowns. Can’t Help – Please like African Vision of Hope on Facebook and learn about their Misson.

Schools Supplies
compasses, pens, pencils, rulers, erasers, book bags, protractors, notebooks, glue sticks, cinch/drawstring bags, running shoes

Black Graduation Caps & Gowns
Be part of the celebration! Do you have a black cap and gown you can donate to our graduating students? Contact us at 618.288.7695, info@africanvisionofhope.org

All supplies can be dropped off at their office in Maryville – behind Subway. 8 Professional Park Dr Maryville, IL (618) 288-7695. Your child’s used school supplies are treasures for our students and help them achieve academic success!

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Got Candy? Help the Homeless

Are you looking to donate some of your excess Easter candy? Maybe you can’t pass up a 90% off deal at the store? Please contact Betsy Sawyer at Kbjsaw@hotmail.com. She is a volunteer for several homeless outreach programs. Other options are Making A Difference, contact Tony Hilker, and Churches on the Street – they have several barrels around town. (Cell phone repair – near wang gang, and Smoke -n- Fire in Troy). KONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA

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Book Drive – EHS English Honor Society

From EHS – The National English Honor Society will be collecting new or gently used books, blank journals, dvds, cds, and new coloring books and crayons from March 1 through April 28th to benefit the St. Louis Children’s Hospital and the Oasis Women’s Center in Alton. Look for a donation box in your English classroom. Or ask an EHS student.

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Shoe Drive – Ends November 10th

It’s that time of year again. The Shoe Crew Water Project is back!

Help Madison County Government by donating your old shoes! If we collect 15,000 pairs of shoes, a water well in Panama will be named for Madison County! Facebook Link

We are collecting shoes October 31 to November 10 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm in the lobby areas of Madison County Administration Building & Madison County Health Department. Please help support this great cause.

All types of shoes including athletic, running, dress, sandals, pumps, heels, work boots, cleats, dance, flip flops. (Please, no house slippers). As long as they do not have holes in them, they accept them! Shoes should be rubber-banded or tied together for donation.

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E-Waste Drive – St. Boniface – Saturday September 10

Electronics Recycling @ St. Boniface
Saturday, September 10th
9:00 a.m. – Noon

St. Boniface Parish will be offering E-waste (electronics) recycling on Saturday, September 10, from 9:00 a.m. – Noon. Bring anything with a cord or metal – your old printers, computer towers, laptops, servers, network gear, radios, gaming systems, cell phones, Christmas lights — anything with a cord — to the St. Boniface paEwasteLogo14-300x300rking lot for recycling. Sorry, but the recycling centers can no longer accept TVs, unless they are flat screens.

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Gently Used School Supplies & Black Graduation Caps & Gowns

School is almost out for the summer! African Vision of Hope is collecting “gently” used school supplies and Black Graduation Caps & Gowns. Can’t Help – Please like African Vision of Hope on Facebook and learn about their Misson.

Schools Supplies
compasses, pens, pencils, rulers, erasers, book bags, protractors, notebooks, glue sticks, cinch/drawstring bags, running shoes

Black Graduation Caps & Gowns
Be part of the celebration! Do you have a black cap and gown you can donate to our graduating students? Contact us at 618.288.7695, info@africanvisionofhope.org

All supplies can be dropped off at their office in Maryville – behind Subway. 8 Professional Park Dr Maryville, IL (618) 288-7695. Your child’s used school supplies are treasures for our students and help them achieve academic success!

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Clothing and Household Donations – MEHS

Is your basement overflowing with stuff you keep meaning to get rid of? Skip the hassle of a garage sale and bring your quality reusable clothing and household items to the parking lot of Madison Mutual Insurance. Metro East Humane Society Donation Drive.

Saturday, April 16, 9am – noon, Madison Mutual Insurance parking lot, 1 Mutual Court, Edwardsville. The Savers store in Fairview Heights will have trucks ready to collect donations. You receive a tax receipt and Metro East Humane Society benefits as well. The money raised will be used to help care for homeless dogs and cats in our shelter.

More about Savers

http://www.mehs.org/savers-fundraiser.html

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Got Candy? Help the homeless

Are you looking to donate some of your excess Easter candy? Maybe you can’t pass up a 90% off deal at the store? Please contact Betsy Sawyer at Kbjsaw@hotmail.com. She is a volunteer for several homeless outreach programs.KONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA

 

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Purse and Bag Project – EHS Ends April 22

Edwardsville EHS EPIC students are collecting gently used purses and drawstring bags for the homeless. They also need items to fill the bags – Non perishable food (snack size cheese crackers, granola bars, bags of nuts, slim-jims, trail mix, raisins, fruit cups, etc) travel size shampoo, feminine hygiene products, toothbrushes/toothpaste, soap & deodorant, card/travel size games.  Collection Ends April 22nd.
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Shoe Drive, Paper Shredding, & Goodwill Drop Off – Saturday March 12th

 

Stop by the Home and Garden show this Saturday at MEHS – to drop off the following items to recycle / donate:

  • MERS Goodwill accepting donations (no TVs, CRT Monitors, Mattresses, Box Springs, large appliances or chemicals)
  • Scott Credit Union sponsored on-site shredding (Shred It) 10-2 Saturday)
  • Drop-off site for the Shoeman Water Project

 

Shoes should be (new or used) without holes in them, rubber-band pairs together or tie them together. All shoes are going to benefit the shoeman water projects.
www.shoemanwater.org

The home and garden show is a major fund-raiser for MELHS. The Bank of Edwardsville is the main sponsor for the show.
H&G 2016 Exhibitor Flyer
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