SPECIAL NOTE FROM STUDENT COUNCIL

Friday, November 10, 2017

Jahkil Jackson/Project I Am and Ray Student Council will collect items during National Homelessness week: 11/13 – 11/18. ┬áThe school toiletry item drive will be to create toiletry kits (or what Jahkil calls Blessing Bags) to be donated to shelters throughout the city.

Ray Student Council asks teachers to designate a place in your classroom for students to put donated items. Student Council members will come around next Friday afternoon to collect the donated items. The class with the most donated items will win an extra recess hosted by student council members! Student Council also asks that teachers share information about the toiletry item drive with families via their blogs and newsletters.

Suggested items include:

Toothbrush

Toothpaste

pair of sock

face towel

soap

granola bars

first aid kit OR band-aids

Comb

lotion

Travel size hand sanitizer

Travel size conditioner

Travel size shampoo

Travel size lotion

Wipes

Mints

Gloves / Hats

Pocket tissue