Verizon Wireless Back-To-School Drive To Benefit Hollister Elementary School In Missouri

BRANSON, MO — The Branson Verizon Wireless store is teaming up with Hollister Elementary School to help members of their community get ready to go back-to-school. School supplies will be collected at the Branson Verizon Wireless store from August 10 through August 12.

“We are so happy to be in a position to help local schools in communities throughout the state of Missouri,” said Brendan Fallis, president Kansas/Missouri region, Verizon Wireless. “Verizon Wireless is committed to the communities we all call home, and it’s always refreshing to see neighbors helping neighbors.” 

As a token of appreciation for their donations, customers may receive a small gift while supplies last. At the Branson Verizon Wireless store, a limited number of Verizon Wireless t-shirts will be handed out to those who donate.  

During the back-to-school drive, residents are encouraged to drop off supplies at the Branson Verizon Wireless store, 1394 A State Highway 248 in Branson, during regular business hours. Needed school supplies include:  packs of paper, packs of pens & pencils, notebooks, folders & 3-ring binders.

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