Back to School supplies drive underway

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BOONTON — While you are shopping for your new school supplies, please consider buying some extra items for those who are less fortunate. The GFWC Woman’s Club of Boonton has set up some collection sites around town to help make your donation easy!  All donations will be distributed through the local social service agencies.

Items that have been requested should be new and include;  black sharpies, colored pencils, one and three subject spiral notebooks, three ring binders, two pocket folders, five inch scissors, hard pencil cases, three inch x three inch post it notes, blue and red pens,  highlighters, twenty-four count Crayola crayons, glue sticks.

The school supplies can be dropped off through August 25 at the following locations:

Boonton Coffee, 516 Main Street
Boonton Holmes Public Library, 621 Main Street
ConnectOne Bank, 104 Ely Road
Eagle Martial Arts, 719 Main Street
Heavenly Temptations, 712 Main Street
46 W Hair Studio, 929 Main Street

The GFWC Woman’s Club of Boonton is a nonprofit, community service organization that is supporting the people of Boonton through volunteer service and charitable endeavors.  The club is a member of the New Jersey State Federation of Women’s clubs (NJSFWC), a statewide community service organization dedicated to making a difference in the lives of others, one project at a time. Visit their website at

Any women interested in membership, email the club at