GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOOD) - School Supply Santa started as a school supply drive in 2008 with four drop-off locations. It has expanded to 40 locations, with deliveries made to Kelloggsville, Godwin, Godfrey Lee, Kentwood, Wyoming and Byron Center schools and Vista Charter Academy. The drive started August 1 and runs until August 23. Denise Kooiker joined eightWest to talk about School Supply Santa and what you can do to contribute.
Denise is looking for backpacks, crayons, markers, pencils, notebooks, paper, highlighters, erasers, rulers, hand sanitizer, Kleenex, glue, and glue sticks. Anything fun that is popular with kids, including the newest Disney movie.
This year's drop-off locations include: Authentics Hair Design in Byron Center; Bigby locations; Bellagio Hair Salon in Grandville; Body by "O" in Wyoming, Byron Community Recreation; Byron Family Restaurant in Byron Center; Frontline Bible Church in Byron Center; Haans Jewelry in Byron Center; Maple Hill Golf in Wyoming; Michigan Kenworth LLC at 76 Street and U.S. 131; Macatawa Bank in Byron Center; Red Geranium at M-6 and Kalamazoo Avenue; Red Geranium on Bryon Center Road; 12 Starbucks locations, Smart Choice Market in Byron Center; S&S Salon and Spa in Byron Center; South Harbor Church in Byron Center; Talsma Furniture locations, Voyage Church in Grandville and Windy City Grille on Byron Center Road.
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