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Sharing House Seeking School Supplies - Brevard NC


August 9, 2018

Sharing House volunteers Kia (left) and Isa Emaus were busy last week, sorting school supplies in the Back To School headquarters. Sharing House has its sights set on equipping more than 600 area students, with everything from glue sticks to scientific calculators. Donations of school supplies and cash may be delivered to Sharing House's downstairs entrance on Oakdale Street in Brevard. (Courtesy photo)

Megan Parker of Sharing House reports that nearly half of the expected 600 students have been equipped for school by Sharing House's Back To School program.

School begins Aug. 22.

"Almost 300 kids have shown up, so far, and we expect another 250 to 300 in the next two weeks," she said, adding that several items are in short supply: scissors; marbled com-position notebooks (wide and college rule); glue sticks; binders (1 and 2 inches); notebook paper (wide and college rule); highlighters; dry erase markers; ear buds; pencil bags; and two-pocket folders with brads.Two

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