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Charity starts collecting back-to-school supplies

Supplies donated so far. Supplies donated so far.
LENAWEE COUNTY, MI (Toledo News Now) -

Alocal charity is already thinking about the back-to-school season, and workingto make sure kids have everything they need.

Clothes,shoes and backpacks are just some of the things being donated for "back-to-schoolpacks."

Leadersof the Associated Charities of Lenawee County say it's important to providethis help to local families in need, and they hope it has a lasting impact onthe children.

"Sothey're on an equal level with their fellow students, so that they have newclothing, they'll feel better about themselves and it will encourage them tostay in school," said Delight Creech, director of the Associated Charities ofLenawee County.

Toregister your family to receive donations, bring photo ID, proof of income,children's birth certificates, and proof of residency to the AssociatedCharities office in Adrian.

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