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Veteran Students Give Back to Boise School District Kids

By July 8, 2022No Comments

Once again the Wyakin Warriors have partnered with Horizon Credit Union to host a School Supply Drive to benefit the Boise School District’s Community Schools Program. The supply drive serves as the Warriors’ Community Impact Project (CIP).

The supply drive will run from July 5th to July 24th. Donations can be dropped off at the following locations: Wyakin Foundation Office 960 S. Broadway Suite 260 Boise, ID 83706, Horizon Credit Union Boise locations 910 N. Orchard Street, 1010 N. Whitewater Park Boulevard, 9786 W. Emerald Street.

The Supplies needed include: #2 Pencils | Crayons | Colored Pencils (Pre-Sharpened) | White Glue | Notebook Paper (Wide Ruled) | Spiral Notebooks (Wide Ruled) | Composition Notebooks (Wide Ruled) | Large Pink Erasers | Pencil Cap Erasers | Plain Pocket Folders | Glue Sticks | Water-Based Felt | Markers (Thick and Thin) | Pointed Scissors (Grade 4) | Large Boxes of Facial Tissues

Horizon Credit Union is a proud partner of this event and will be accepting monetary donations from their customers to help purchase any supplies not collected. Donations can also be sent to the Wyakin Foundation’s Paypal Account.

“Horizon Credit Union is dedicated to supporting charitable, community, and civic organizations. Horizon is committed to the communities they serve and are proud of their employees’ dedication to community service”

Last year, the supply drive raised $1,000 and 428 individual supplies for students grades 1 – 4. The Warriors hope to build on last year’s success and make this supply drive even better. All children deserve a great start to their new school year!