The Grundy County office of Operation Threshold will soon begin collecting school supplies for its annual drive. Donations are needed and greatly appreciated.
Anyone wishing to contribute school supplies, money, or children's school clothing should do so by Friday, August 5th. Donations can be dropped off at Operation Threshold's office located at 1606 G Avenue in Grundy Center. With the help of county residents, Operation Threshold helps over 60 children annually with needed school supplies.
For families in need of school supplies, applications will be taken from July 5th through August 3rd. Distribution of the school supplies to income-qualifying families will be Wednesday, August 10th by appointment only.
For more information about how to make a contribution or receive school supplies, call the Operation Threshold office (319) 824-3460. Operation Threshold is open 8:00am-Noon and 12:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.