Hanover Youth Service Council hosts back-to-school supply drive

Hanover Youth Service Council hosts back-to-school supply drive

HANOVER, VA (WWBT) - The Hanover Youth Service Council is hosting a back-to-school county-wide supply drive from now through August 23. All donations benefit Hanover's elementary, middle, and high school students in need.

They are collecting generic backpacks, composition books, supply boxes, 2-pocket folders, glue sticks, erasers, dividers, durable binders, supply boxes, pencil pouches, notebooks, hi-lighters, crayons, pencils, markers, colored pencils, loose leaf paper, scissors, sanitizing wipes, dry erase markers, hand sanitizer, tissues, index cards, and any other school supplies for all grade levels.
Donations can be dropped off at the following locations:


  • Ashland Library - 201 S. Railroad Avenue
  • Community Resources - 12310 Washington Highway
  • Chenault Veterinary Center - 351 Hill Carter Parkway


  • Mechanicsville Library - 7461 Sherwood Crossing Place
  • Atlee Library - 9161 Atlee Road
  • Burkwood Swim& Racquet Club - 9120 Burkwood Club Drive


  • Hanover County Administration Building - 7516 County Complex Road
  • Hanover County Wickham Building -  7497 County Complex Road
  • Hanover Library - 7527 Library Drive


  • Montpelier Library - 17205 Sycamore Tavern Lane


  • Rockville Library - 16600 Pouncey Tract Road

Local churches, including Ashland Christian Church and Atlee Community Church, are also supporting this effort.
Families needing school supplies for the upcoming school year should contact their school's guidance counselor.