It is almost time head back to school and to help students prepare, officers from the Port Barre Police Department are stepping in.The department is collecting school supplies through their annual back to school drive.Chief Deon Boudreaux says the supplies will go to families in need of a little extra help.Collections have already begun for the annual Port Barre Police Department School Supply Drive. Supplies will be accepted for the drive through August 9 at the Police Department on Saizan Avenue. Needed supplies include: Rulers Glue Backpacks Erasers Pencils and Pens Clorox wipes Loose leaf paper Crayons Protractors Highlighters Dry erase markers Kleenex Paper towels Gently used or new uniforms Notebooks: 1, 2, 3 and 5 subjects – please no college rule If you don’t have time to shop and you still want to help, you can also make a monetary donation and the department will do the shopping! For more information, call the Police Department at (337) 585-6212
Posted at 7:40 PM, Jul 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-24 20:40:45-04
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