URBANA — The Heavenly Seven is again collecting school supplies this summer to give to Champaign County students.
The deadline for the school supply collection is Aug. 9. Donations can be taken to the Urbana Neighborhood Connections Center at 1401 E. Main St., U, or to 613 N. Fourth St., C.
The Heavenly Seven will distribute the school supplies Aug. 17 at the neighborhood connections center.
The group of citizens is requesting sturdy backpacks, as it wants to give school supplies to middle and high school students this year.
They're also asking for monetary donations, gift cards and supplies of book bags, pencils, erasers, scissors, facial tissue, pens, paper, tablets, calculators, folders, hand sanitizer, glue, binders, index cards, highlighters, crayons, markers, colored pencils and similar items.