I am assuming that you have spoken with real people in Birmingham and
Houston and that they can process any supplies we send (as in rather
than $$). Some of my students are excited about starting a community
service project for supplies, but we just want to be sure it will be a
help and not a further logistic problem. Should we contact these
schools personally, do you think?
Saint George's School
2929 W. Waikiki Road
Spokane, WA 99208
From: Judy Decker [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Tuesday, September 06, 2005 1:04 PM
To: TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group
Subject: [teacherartexchange] Birmingham Alabama Schools can use art
Dear Art Educators,
I did hear back from Birmingham, Alabama schools. Birmingham has
around 35,000 evacuees.
If you want to send art supplies (or any kind of supplies) send to:
Birmingham Public Schools
417 29th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Indicate on package if you are sending art supplies. Josephine also
noted that underwear and shoes are needed as well as money for
Those of you wanting a "adopt" a teacher - might browse this site:
This site lists all of the public schools in the United States.
Browse the state you want - then go to city.
You could get the address there of a school - send a letter addressed
to the administrator and see if he/she will connect you to the school
Do we have any list members teaching in cities that have a large
population of evacuees? Could we help YOU? Reply to me off list with
your name and school address and I will round help help for you.
List members whose schools were affected contact me too with how we can
Let us know that you are safe.