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Schoolhouse Supplies Snapshot Series; Helen & Lolly

March 4, 2014

Screen Shot 2014-03-04 at 1.20.41 PMHelen Petersen and Laura (Lolly) Lindley have dedicated more than 13 years, and over 2,000 hours of service to Schoolhouse Supplies. To this dynamic duo of spunky seniors, “It’s just not Wednesday if we’re not at Schoolhouse Supplies.” It is this mentality and commitment that has single-handedly supported more than 11,500 teacher shopping trips; placed nearly 1 million pencils into the hands of students across Portland; stocked and sorted $6,800,000 worth of inventory in our Free Store for Teachers; and has subsequently upheld our mission of ensuring that every child has the tools they need to succeed for over a decade. (more…)