Back to School Resource Fair

Save the Date for KSD’s 4th Annual Back to School Resource Fair, Thursday, August 10! This district hosted event is geared toward helping families get the resources needed to begin school.

Location: Hawthorne Elementary (1815 S. Jefferson Street)

Times: 10:00 AM-2:00 PM & 4:00 PM-6:00 PM.

Who: All KSD Students and Families

Plan Ahead: Your reservation helps us plan. Please take a moment to register online here.

Donations are Welcome!

New at this year’s event is a “clothes closet”. We need new and gently used clothes for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade. We request that donations of underwear, socks and shoes be new items only please. Supplies and clothing donations will be accepted at Hawthorne Elementary beginning on August 1. You can also make a monetary donation that will go directly to funding the Fair.

Monetary donations can be made to Kearney R-1 School District and mailed or delivered to
1002 S Jefferson Street, Kearney, MO 64060.

Help with the Fair!

  • Prior to July 31 – Organize a collection of school supplies or new/gently used clothing for the Resource Fair.
  • August 3, 4, 7 – Organize and sort donated clothes.
  • August 8, 9 – Organize and sort school supplies.

For more information on registering, donating or assisting, please contact

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