Help out Philly public schools by donating school supplies today!

A month-long donation drive for school supplies kicked off September 25 by Interstate General Media, publisher of, The Inquirer and The Daily News, and Global Citizen, the city-based civic engagement organization.

All donations can be dropped off inside the Market Street entrance of Interstate General Media’s headquarters at 801 Market Street, Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm. Donations will be accepted through October 25.

Requested school supplies include:

  • No. 2 pencils
  • Ballpoint pens
  • Copy paper
  • Construction paper
  • Colored paper
  • Calculators
  • Protractors
  • Dry erasers
  • Scotch tape
  • Masking tape
  • Crayons
  • Magic markers
  • Highlighters
  • Rulers
  • Children’s scissors
  • Bottles of glue
  • Glue sticks
  • Tissues
  • Hand sanitizer.

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Tags: News, Schools

Posted: September 30, 2013

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