MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – WMBF News, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans and Campers Inn RV will be hosting a school supply drive at Pelicans Ballpark Friday through August 5.
Along with the school supply donation, fans will receive a free wristband for the Rockin’ Jump Fun Zone at Pelicans Ballpark. The bracelet is a $5 value and free for children 12 and under.
“Kicking off the school year is always an exciting time, but the preparation can also be stressful for many parents and teachers, as school supply purchases can pile up,” said Ryan Canella, chief executive. sales assistant for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans. . “We are thrilled to partner with Campers Inn RV and WMBF News as we do our best to help children in our community start the year with everything they need to excel in the classroom.”
All school supply donations must be dropped off at Customer Service during one of the designated games. A suggested list of supplies, courtesy of Horry County Schools, is listed below:
- Pencils No. 2
- Nylon pencil case
- Pack of washable markers
- Box of pencils – 24 units
- Package of glue sticks
- Notebook paper
- Colouring pencils
- A subject book
- Pocket folders
- Pack of multicolored highlighters
- Binder (1.5″)
- Separation tabs
The Pelicans will face the Lynchburg Hillcats, an affiliate of the Cleveland Guardians, in the August series.
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