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Mineola nonprofit holds drive for school supplies, clothing
A Mineola nonprofit is adding a request for donations of new clothing and sneakers to its yearly school-supply drive.
Joyce Mullen, spokeswoman for Family and Children’s Association, said the agency asked for the clothing items last year, but got very few from donors who weren’t used to buying jeans along with pencils and backpacks.
“We did it last year for the first time because of...