Apple Tree School Supply Drive!

Apple Tree School Supply Drive!

Tue, 27 Jun, 2017 at 10:33
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For the last 29 years, Palatine Township has participated in the Apple Tree Campaign. We're proud to also do our part and help give kids the tools they need to be successful at school.  Throughout the month of July, we'll be collecting new school supplies for underprivileged students at the bank.

Here are a list of items you can donate:

  • Backpacks*
  • Ball point pens (black, blue and red)
  • Binders (3 rings 1", 2" and 3")*
  • Colored pencils
  • Compasses
  • Crayons (8,16, 24 and 48 count packs)
  • Erasers (rectangular pink or white)
  • Expo markers (black, blue and red bullet and wide tip)*
  • Glue sticks*
  • Highlighters (pink and yellow)*
  • Index cards*
  • Kleenex*
  • Loose leaf paper
  • Markers (thin and broad tip)
  • Pencils #2
  • Pencil cases (plastic or vinyl zippered)
  • Plastic pocket folders (with and without prongs)*
  • Protractors
  • Rulers
  • Scissors 5" and 7" (7" pointed)*
  • Spiral notebooks (wide ruled)
  • Sharpie markers (black fine and ultra fine tip)*
  • Ziploc bags (sandwich and gallon)*

(Items marked with an asterisk are most needed.) For more details about monetary donations or how you can volunteer, visit: