School Supply Drive for Hurricane Victims


Future teachers (as well as faculty and staff) in the JSU School of Education are working to help the school children affected this fall by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. From now through Nov. 17, they’re hosting a school supply drive to benefit students in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico.

Want to contribute? Supplies in high demand include: backpacks, paper, pencils, pens, rulers, markers, crayons, tape, erasers, index cards, folders and Post-It Notes. Please bring donations to one of the following locations:

On Campus:

  • Theron Montgomery Building, under TV in Food Court
  • Bibb Graves Hall, Registrar's Office
  • Daugette Hall, Veteran Students Support Services Center
  • Ramona Woods Hall, entry hall off Quad
  • Student Health Center, Lobby
  • Jack Hopper Dining Hall, next to entrance/exit doors
  • Stephenson Hall, next to gym door
  • Meehan Hall, in the lobby underneath President Meehan's portrait
  • Houston Cole Library, in front of doors at the Jazzman's Cafe
  • Brewer Hall, in lobby next to elevator
  • JSU McClellan, entry hall at JSU Doors

Off Campus:

  • Java Jolt
  • Oxford Fire Station 1
  • Superior Hyundai Sales Office after Tent Sale

Donations will also be collected at JSU Stadium during Homecoming. 

For more information, contact Dr. Gretchen Richards at 256-782-8455 or Dr. Joseph Akpan at 256-782-5833.