Senior Citizens Collecting School Supplies in Tri Cities – Here’s How You Can Help
They make sure students have school supplies – and you can help!
The nonprofit SHAKE -Seniors Helping All Kids' Education is running a school supply drive through Aug. 7, with the items donated to schools throughout the Tri-Cities, including in Kennewick.
Top items needed are: colored markers, dividers with five tabs or more, folders, mechanical pencils, glue bottles, pens and scientific calculators.
Kennewick collection sites include:
• Kennewick School District Administration Center, 1000 W. Fourth Ave.
• Albertsons, 5204 W. Clearwater Ave.
• Affinity at Southridge, 5207 W. Hildebrand Blvd.
• Brookdale Canyon Lakes, 2802 W. 35th Ave.
• Callaway Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center, 5505 W. Skagit Court.
• Distinctive Properties, Inc, 8022 W. Grandridge Blvd.
• First United Methodist Church, 421 S. Dayton St.
• J-U-B Engineers, 2810 W. Clearwater Ave.
• Kennewick Christian Church, 1921 S. Olympia St.
• City of Kennewick Government City Hall, 210 W. Sixth Ave.
• Kennewick Municipal Services Building, 1010 E. Chemical Drive.
• Lord of Life Lutheran Church - Kennewick, WA, 640 N. Columbia Center Blvd.
• Numerica Credit Union - Tri-Cities, 4898 Hildebrand Blvd., Suite 120, and 8551 W. Gage Blvd.
• Holy Spirit Parish, 7409 W. Clearwater Ave.
• Safeway, 2825 W. Kennewick Ave.
The Benton/Franklin School Retirees Association, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Kennewick and East Kennewick/Finley, Columbia Center Rotary, Kiwanis Club of Kennewick and other groups also are helping collect supplies.