As state and local budgets are slashed, schools are being cut to the quick. When parents and community members can donate school supplies, this frees up budget dollars for the core purpose of our neighborhood schools — Educating our children.
In short, this is an inexpensive, easy way for you to really make a difference. Here are the four ways you can help:
2.) Visit Amazon.com for the McKinley PTC wish list. Choose one or more items you would like to donate, purchase and ship. The ship-to address is pre-entered into the form, and you can donate at a time that is convenient for you.
3.) Next time you are at a Target store, visit the gift registry kiosk, or find the registry here. Search for the registry for McKinley Elementary (First Name: McKinley, Last Name: Elementary), making sure to pick the entry from San Diego (apparently there are McKinley Elementary schools all over the country). Pick an item or two, and have your student drop it off at the front office.
4.) Next time you are at any retailer that carries office supplies, pick up a ream or two of general purpose white copy paper. Send it to school with your student.
All of these are easy, and many of the items only cost a couple of dollars. Thanks.