School Supply Drive to Benefit both Marquette Elementary School in Madison and the Milwaukee Public School District

For most children, the start of a new school year is an exciting time filled with great anticipation but for students whose families are unable to afford new school supplies, it can be a very difficult time. Your donation of new school supplies will help boost the confidence of many students.

Items mostly needed:

Composition notebooks, black cover

#2 pencils -prefer pre-sharpened

Colored pencils

Sharpies, black

Dry-erase markers

Pens, black or blue

Post-it notes

Index cards

Highlighters

Two pocket folders

Scissors, medium size

Glue sticks

Scotch tape

Erasers, large pink and pencil top

Donations can be dropped off at the Executive Residence, 99 Cambridge Road, during public tours on Thursday, August 22 and Thursday, August 29 between 1-3 p.m.  or Friday by arrangement. If you have a donation and need to drop it off outside of these hours, please contact Charlene Malueg at (608) 246-5516 or charlene.malueg@wisconsin.gov to arrange the details.