School supplies are a big expense and can be a hardship for some families. You can give back to your community and help the burden by purchasing and donating schools supplies to organizations that provide them to students at no charge. Below we’ve gathered some of the local places that are hosting school supply drives in McHenry County.
School Supply Drives in McHenry County
Stuff the Bus – Salvation Army
The Salvation Army has teamed up with Walmart to provide children in need school supplies through our Stuff the Bus event. On August 3, staff and volunteers will be at 49 Walmart stores throughout the Chicagoland area from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. to provide shoppers with a list of suggested supplies and to collect their generous contributions. McHenry County locations: Crystal Lake, Harvard, Johnsburg, and Algonquin.
McHenry Township accepts school supply donations at the office on Richmond Rd in Johnsburg. School supplies are needed for children in kindergarten through high school. A list of supplies can be found on the website.
Willow Crystal Lake
They are collecting supplies for back-to-school shopping experience for Canterbury Elementary. You can find a list of needed items and drop-off times on their website.
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Find more School Supply Drives in Lake County at Little Lake County.