WARREN, Ohio - The Warren Family Mission is asking for donations as the organization prepares for a school supplies giveaway.
Director of Development Michelle Beauchene said that the mission is already receiving calls about its giveaway, which they are looking at scheduling for Friday, August 23 from 9 a.m. until supplies last.
They are looking for any and all kinds of school supplies for students K-12, including book bags, notebooks and calculators. Monetary donations will also be accepted.
The mission will have two drop off locations for donations, depending on the date and time:
To receive the donations, families and/or individuals must bring verification for a child. Only families and/or individuals under the Federal poverty line can qualify to receive supplies.
Beauchene said that the Mission donated to almost 400 families last year and are estimating the same this year.