Around the nation, plans for returning to school have been uncertain. This is also the case in the mountain communities where Anchor Ridge serves.

Many of our child sponsors have reached-out to inquire of the plans to return to school for their sponsored kids.

We are pleased to share with you we have learned that most of the kids in our program are scheduled to return to school in August. The exact start date differs by location.

For sponsors that would like to send their child school supplies, below is a generalized list compiled from the local school system’s recommendations:

  • Book Bag
  • Number 2 Pencils & Erasers
  • Crayons (24 Pack)
  • Composition Books
  • Scissors
  • Headphones (No Earbuds)
  • Loose Leaf Paper
  • Calculator
  • Colored Pencils
  • Markers
  • Index Cards
  • Folders
  • Pencil Box / Pencil Holder
  • Dry Erase Markers

To send school supplies to your sponsored child, please ship to:

Anchor Ridge – Attn: Sponsorship – (CHILD’S NAME)

1137 River Rd Liberty Grove Rd

North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

If you have any questions, please contact our Child Sponsorship Team at (336) 818-0995.