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Date: Jul 29, 2019

Time: Noon to 2:00 pm

Location: New Castle

Back to School Festival

Please join us for the 10th Annual Back-to-School-Festival to celebrate education in Henry County. The event will be held at the Arts Park, and we'll be distributing supplies to school-aged children. Children K-6 will be given a backpack with school supplies, while grades 7-12 will be given school supplies only.

If you'd like to contribute, you can drop off the following items at our New Castle-Broad Street office:

  • Backpacks
  • Packages of #2 pencils
  • Glue Sticks
  • 24-Count boxes of Crayola crayons
  • Fiskar scissors
  • Rulers
  • Colored pencils
  • Plastic school boxes
  • Folders with pockets & prongs
    • Wide-rule, one subject spiral notebooks
    • Wide-ruled filler paper
    • 10-count washable markers
    • Rectangular erasers
    • Pencil-stop erasers
    • Black and blue pens
    • Index cards
    • Highlighters
    • Dry-erase markers

    Cash donations can be mailed to:

    The Christian Love Help Center
    PO Box 838
    New Castle, IN 47362