Fairfield County Bank's Back-To-School Collection Drive Benefits Friends of Karen - Donate NOW Through July 26!

Fairfield County Bank is happy to announce our Back-To-School Collection benefiting local families through Friends of Karen.

Friends of Karen was founded in 1978 by Shelia Petersen and has been able to assist more than 17,000 children and their families. Their mission is to provide emotional, financial and advocacy support for children with a life-threatening illness and their families in order to help keep them stable, functioning, and able to cope.

Please join Fairfield County Bank in supporting children and families throughout our community by stopping at one of our 16 branch offices to donate new school supplies.

The collection will run from 07.10.2023 through 07.26.2023.

Items needed include:

  • Sturdy Backpack Large Enough to Hold Laptop and Supplies

  • Package of Pre-Sharpened #2 Pencils, Preferably Ticonderoga

  • Non-Plastic Zippered Fabric Pencil Case

  • 12 Pack of Crayola Pre-Sharpened Colored Pencils

  • Large Glue Sticks

  • Two-Pocket Plastic Folders

  • Latex Free Pink Eraser

  • Yellow Highlighters

  • Wide Rule Composition Book

  • Pencil Sharpener with Cover

Submitted by Danbury, CT

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