Thursday, April 17, 2008
Learning supplies for at-risk children Agency: PENCIL Box program of the PENCIL Foundation Description: Needs binders, arts and crafts materials, educational magazines, containers and a wide variety of supplies that a teacher would be able to use in the classroom. To donate: Call Sarah Killpack at 242-3167, ext. 233. Support for seniors Agency: Perry County Council on Aging Description: Needs file cabinets, round tables and chairs and bookcases. To donate: Call Marianne Watson at (931) 589-5111. Developmental disabilities help Agency: Progress Inc. Description: Needs computers, five-drawer filing cabinets, wheelchairs, six Cracker Barrel-style rocking chairs, large print editions of Readers Digest, and other large print books. To donate, Call Susan at 399-3000, extension 39 or Pat at extension 17. Educates at-risk children Agency: Project Reflect Description: Needs a projector and a projector screen. To donate: Call Lynda Evjen at 228-9886 or 517-5713 Helps the mentally challenged Agency: Prospect Inc. Description: Needs a metal-coated picnic table, a tow motor and a Ridder Pallet Jack. To donate: Call Bill Potter at (615) 444-0597. Helps those facing challenges Agency: RHA Health Services Description: Needs a washer, dryer, living room furniture, bedroom furniture, patio furniture, kitchen table and chairs, fax machines and computers. To donate: Call Susan Farmer at 367-1181. Assisting seniors Agency: Shelbyville/Bedford County Senior Center Description: Needs a washing machine, aprons, dish towels, a medium freezer and food donations. To donate: Call Sonia Miller at (931) 684-0019. Serves the disabled Agency: Quality Living Inc. Description: Needs two filing cabinets and a rocking chair. To donate, Call Bambie Mansaray at 365-2230, ext. 208, or 886-8863. Striving for independence Agency: Resources for Human Development Description: Needs a desk printer, LCD projector for training, gardening supplies, sheets, linens and homegoods. To donate, Call Kathleen Newbold or Pierre Womble at 391-8088. Works with seniors Agency: Shelbyville/Bedford County Senior Citizens Description: Needs a big screen TV and a Wii game for the seniors to participate in interactive games and sports to improve mobility. To donate: Call Sonia Miller or Barbara Strahn at (931) 684-0086 Therapeutic horseback riding for the disabled Agency: Silver Bullets Ranch Description: Needs building materials to construct a feed room, a freezer, filing cabinets, trophy cases, a storage building, arena panels or fencing for horses, a horse trailer and a house or camp trailer. To donate, Call (931) 685-9946. Medical help Agency: Tennessee Personal Assistance Description: Needs 3-inch binders, a heavy duty copy machine and copy paper. To donate: Call Sweden Kwenda at 578-2029 or 331-6200. Settles refugee families Agency: World Relief Description: Needs clean queen-sized mattresses and box springs, tables and chairs, couches, living room chairs, end tables, pots and pans, silverware, glasses, small kitchen appliances, calendars, hangers and folding chairs. To donate: call 833-7735 Faith-based community assistanceAgency: You Can Make It Description: Needs an office chair, filing cabinet, kitchen table with six chairs, floor light and two wood chairs for clients. To donate: Call Deborah Harding at 977-5372.
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