Updated:JACKSONVILLE, Fla. —
From Aug. 2-25, Action News is partnering with First Coast YMCA for the I Heart Art drive.
I Heart Art highlights the importance of art education, which is why the drive will be collecting donations of packaged art supplies for local area classrooms.
All First Coast YMCA's will be accepting donations of packaged art supplies such as markers, crayons, water colors, construction paper, and more.
You can find a full list of supplies here. As a thank you for your donation, all First Coast YMCA's will waive the joining fee for new members throughout the drive.
In addition to all First Coast YMCA locations, donations will also be collected at Community First Credit Unions, First Coast Honda Dealers and the following Walgreens locations:
1565 County Road 220, Fleming Island on August 9 from 10 a.m. - noon.
3905 Old St. Augustine Road, Bartram Park on August 16 from 10 a.m. - noon.
860 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach on August 23 from 10 a.m.- noon.
Art is a vital part of the Jacksonville community, so be sure to donate and keep our children's futures bright and colorful!