The employees of Benchmark Electronics in Winona have donated a check and several boxes of school supplies to Ready Set School.
Ready Set School accepts monetary donations and donations of school supplies all year - not just during the back-to-school period.
School supplies may be dropped at Hy-Vee, Midtown, K-Mart, Rogan's, Shopko, Blooming Grounds (both locations), Walmart, Target, Back to Health Chiropractic and Wellness (both locations), and Hometown Variety in St. Charles.
Items most needed are #2 pencils, plain 2-pocket folders, glue sticks, ruled spiral notebooks, and black or blue ink pens, but all school supplies are appreciated.
Monetary donations may be made in person at any Winona National Bank, or by mailing a check to Ready Set School, PO Box 499, Winona, MN 55987.
Ready Set School works to ensure that all Winona County children, grades K-12, have the basic and necessary school supplies and clothing for school. In the current school year, RSS helped 947 students.