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Hillsborough County Sheriff collecting school supplies to help teachers and students

Posted: 4:11 AM, Jul 02, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-02 08:11:09-04
FREE back to school supplies given out

TAMPA, Fla. — Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister is conducting a school supplies drive to help teachers and students.

Supplies will be collected through Friday, July 26.

The Sheriff's Office says the following supplies are most needed:

  • 3-inch binder
  • Baby wipes
  • Backpacks
  • Calculator
  • Colored pencils
  • Composition book
  • Computer paper
  • Construction paper
  • Crayons
  • Division flashcards
  • Dry erase markers
  • Erasers
  • Glue sticks
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Loose leaf paper
  • Markers
  • Multiplication flashcards
  • Paper towels
  • Pencils
  • Pencil pouch
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Plastic pencil box
  • Plastic folders with 3-prong/pocket
  • Pocket folders with fasteners
  • Protractor
  • Ruler (inches/millimeters)
  • Sprial notebooks
  • Scissors
  • Two-pocket folder with fasteners
  • Tissues
  • Yellow #2 pencils
  • Zip-lock bags (snack, sandwich or gallon)

You can drop off school supplies at the following Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office locations:

  • Falkenburg Road Jail, 520 Falkenburg Rd, Tampa
  • Orient Road Jail, 1201 Orient Rd, Tampa
  • Malcolm E. Beard Sheriff's Operations Center, 2008 E. 8th Ave, Tampa
  • Training Division, 1409 N. Falkenburg Rd, Tampa
  • Uniform Patrol District I, 14102 N. 20th St., Tampa
  • Uniform Patrol District II, 2310 N. Falkenburg Rd, Tampa
  • Uniform Patrol District III, 7202 Gunn Hwy, Tampa
  • Uniform Patrol District IV, 508 33rd St SE, Ruskin
  • Uniform Patrol District V, 10128 Windhorst Rd, Tampa