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Results of Third Annual Regional School Supply Drive

Our third annual school supply drive has yielded more than 6,500 items. We are grateful to the community for rallying together to ensure that New London County students have the materials supplies needed for academic success. Click here to view photos of the deliveries to local schools on our Facebook page. Here is a tally of some of the most common items donated to support the communitywide drive:

  • 123 backpacks
  • 361 flash drives
  • 858 notebooks
  • 311 binders
  • 142 packages of markers
  • 151 packages of colored pencils
  • 635 packages of pencils
  • 199 glue sticks

Special thanks to our school supply drive partners for collecting supplies at ALL of their county branches:

  • Charter Oak Federal Credit Union
  • Chelsea Groton Bank
  • Dime Bank

And thank you to the following businesses and organizations, as well as many, many individuals, for participating in the drive:

  • Charter Oak Federal Credit Union
  • Chelsea Groton Bank
  • Dime Bank
  • MPTN/Foxwoods Resort Casino
  • Freeport-McMoRan, Inc.
  • Ledyard High School Youth Alive Bible Club
  • MDA-UAW Local 571 Women's Committee
  • Norwich Public Utilities
  • Pfizer Inc.
  • Rose City BNI
  • Scient Federal Credit Union
  • Backus Hospital - A Hartford Healthcare Partner
  • United Way of Southeastern CT Allocations Volunteers
  • NLC Insurance Companies
  • A/Z Corporation
  • Zachry Nuclear Engineering
  • Medical Associates of Norwich