Teacher Locker providing school supplies for students

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT)- Teacher Locker announced Monday it will pivot its mission from supplying teachers with supplies to supplying students at a free pick up event Saturday.

Students will receive a supply packet containing spiral notebooks, pencils, and a pencil sharpener. Students in kindergarten and first grade will also receive a box of crayons. Officials say the event will be “grab and go” like the distribution of school lunches.

Volunteers will be outside distributing outside and following social distancing guidelines. Families are asked to stay in their car and send one person up to receive supplies. The event will run from 10 AM until noon Saturday on the southside of the Academy for Innovative Studies at 2319 Stringtown Road.

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(This story was originally published on April 6, 2020)

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