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Woodstock teachers get head start on supplies with MBI train depot donations

MBI Cares hopes to use depot space for more community and school events, MBI admin says

Kevin Newton, left and Katie Homuth, right both of MBI, talks with Northwood Middle School teacher, Erika Liuzzi as Newton hands her a bag of school supplies Monday, August 8, 2022, at the Woodstock Metro Station. MBI, Woodstock-based company, purchased classroom supplies for teachers in all District 200 and Woodstock parochial schools through the company's MBI Cares program.
Kevin Newton, of MBI, retrieves a bag of school supplies to give to a teacher Monday, August 8, 2022, at the Woodstock Metro Station. MBI, a Woodstock-based company, purchased classroom supplies for teachers in both District 200 and Woodstock parochial schools through the company's MBI Cares program.
School supplies for sale on Monday, August 8, 2022, at Walmart in Woodstock during the school supplies sale tax holiday. The sales tax holiday on eligible school supplies runs through August 14.