School supply drive for Afghan guests a big success
January 5, 2022
Great Rivers United Way, local universities, and the School District of La Crosse asked, and the community answered!
In less than three weeks, every item on the school supply wish list created by local English Language Learning educators on behalf of the Afghan guests living at Fort McCoy has been purchased by generous community members.
The “Operation Allies Welcome School Supply Drive” wish list featured 673 items totaling just over $7,783. After seeing the need firsthand, educators...