Number of Participants: 100
Hours Donated: 1
Value of Time Served: $845
Event Type: Poverty & Homelessness
Date: December 17, 2021
Students at Forest Road Elementary School in the Valley Stream District 30 have been piling up donations for various good causes.
A coat drive, with bags already filled to the brims, will benefit Rescuing Families of Franklin Square, to keep those in need warm for the season.
Roughly 10 boxes filled with books will be sent to the Book Fairies, a non-profit organization that supplies reading materials for those in need throughout metropolitan New York.
A toy drive, organized by the school PTA and which ran until Dec. 10, was sent to the local Marines Toys for Tots Foundation.
- Many jackets have been collected by Forest Road students to benefit those in need.
- Forest Road students will donate books to the local non-profit the Book Fairies.
- Forest Road’s toy drive was highly successful.
Photos courtesy of Valley Stream District 30