Assemblyman Danielsen Looking For Donations For Backpack Drive

State Assemblyman Joe Danielsen, seen here at a backpack giveaway at Hillcrest Elementary School, is once again looking for donations for the program.

State Assemblyman Joe Danielsen (D-17) is looking for school supply donations for his annual backpack drive.

The backpacks are distributed in September to students who live in the 17th Legislative District.

Most needed now are:

  • Backpacks
  • #2 pencils
  • Pocket folders
  • Lined notebooks
  • Scissors
  • Rulers
  • Pens
  • Colored pencils or crayons
  • Markers
  • Glue sticks

Donations can be dropped off at the Franklin Township Library on DeMott Lane or at Danielsen’s District Office, 334 Elizabeth Ave.

Deadline for the donations is Sept. 5.

For more information, call (732) 247-3999 or email AsmDanielsen@njleg.org.

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