CambridgeSide has teamed with Cambridge-based East End House for a School Supply Drive to collect much needed back-to-school supplies for children and families in need from Cambridge, Somerville, and adjacent neighborhoods. Donations can be dropped off at CVS at CambridgeSide. Additionally, virtual donations to purchase supplies can be made at EastEndHouse.org. The School Supply Drive is running through September 3, 2021.
Items of need include: Pencil Cases and Boxes, Three Ring Binders, Pocket Folders, Spiral Notebooks (Wide & College Ruled), Backpacks, Lunchboxes, Composition Books, Loose Leaf Paper (Wide & College Ruled), #2 Pencils, Pencil Sharpeners, Blue or Black Pens, Highlighters, Scissors, Glue Sticks, Tape, Rulers, Index Cards, Dry-Erase Boards, Dry-Erase Markers, Staplers, Staples, Paper Clips, Book Covers/Book Sox, Art Supplies, Paints/Brushes, Colored Markers, Colored Pencils, Construction Paper, Stickers, Protractors, Calculators, Educational Books, Boxes of Tissues, Water Bottles, Headphones, Cloth Face Masks (Various Sizes), Hand Sanitizer and more. For additional information, visit CambridgeSide.com.