UNION, NJ – As the school year quickly approaches, a backpack and school supply drive, sponsored in partnership between the Township of Union and MLB Residential Lending, LLC,  is currently underway.

The supply drive is intended to help bridge the gap between what families can afford and what students need for their school year.  Four collection bins are located around the area:

  • Town Hall, 1976 Morris Avenue
  • Fire Headquarters, 1 Bond Drive
  • MLB Residential Lending LLC, 1095 Morris Ave., Suite 104
  • MLB Residential Lending, LLC, 51 Commerce St., Springfield

Suggested items for Pre-K, Kindergarten to Grade 12 school supplies

  • Backpacks
  • Large Crayons
  • Jumbo Pencils
  • Safety Scissors
  • Watercolor Paints
  • Glue Sticks
  • Smock
  • Craft Sticks
  • Pipe Cleaners
  • Manilla Drawing Paper
  • Binders & Dividers
  • USB Flash Drive
  • Pocket Folders
  • Tissues
  • Paper & Notebooks
  • Pens & Pencils
  • Erasers
  • Washable Markers
  • Rulers
  • Calculator
  • Lunch Box