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Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive

Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive

Collecting supplies and donations to give students and teachers access to the materials they need

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 12:13 PM EDT

School Supply Drive Alleviates Financial Stress For Families

School Supply Drive Alleviates Financial Stress For Families

It's hard to think about school in the middle of summer, but the next school year is creeping up on us, and with that comes economic anxiety for thousands of South Florida families.

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 07:36 PM EDT

'Back to School' Sales Starting Early Summer for Retailers

'Back to School' Sales Starting Early Summer for Retailers

Forget buying your children's school supplies in late August - retailers like Wal-Mart are starting sales in late June and early July this summer.

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 06:35 AM EDT
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By Alana Pipe, Nina Lin

Retro School Supplies You Used to Use in Class

Just like calculus and art theory, there are some things you probably don't bring...View gallery

  • Mr. Sketch Scented Markers
  • Spirographs
  • Floppy Disks
Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 at 08:06 AM EDT

How Ongoing 'Toxic Stress' Can Affect a Child's Brain

How Ongoing 'Toxic Stress' Can Affect a Child's Brain

A quiet, unsmiling little girl with big brown eyes crawls inside a carpeted cubicle, hugs a stuffed teddy bear tight, and turns her head away from the noisy classroom. The safe spaces, quiet times and breathing...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 09:22 AM EDT
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By Madison Walls

10 Tools to Use in Your School Garden

Whether you’re just breaking new ground on a school garden or are a seasoned pro...View gallery

  • Pencils and Sharpeners
  • ID Cards for Bugs and Plants
  • Clipboards for Worksheets

What We're Doing

NBC 6 South Florida, Telemundo 51, Communities in Schools and the United Way are teaming up for Supporting Our Schools, an initiative to help those in need with school supplies for the upcoming year. From July 17 to July 29, you can drop off donations to four participating Simon Malls in located in South Florida.

Students Reached

Here's a look at the latest growing number of students impacted by supporting our schools

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