In October of last year, we came to you and asked for you to take part in the Waiting for a Miracle project, the brainchild of PVP Newton Director Kelly Cisneros. (http://
And as you prepare for your own Back to School transition — perhaps with new backpacks and school supplies even if everything you already had was perfectly acceptable (yes, guilty as charged!) — we thought it wouldn’t hurt to let you know that we will again be accepting donations for the village’s children, this time with a focus on backpacks and school supplies (rather than clothes and other donations). So gather up those extra (boxes of) crayons, pencils, notebooks, and, yes, backpacks, and put them aside for the next round if you are so inclined.