(MINEOLA, NY) –Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D-Great Neck) in conjunction with the Manhasset-Lakeville Water-Fire District will hold a back to school supply drive in August for the collection of school supplies for elementary school children. The following items are being requested: backpacks, composition notebooks, number two pencils, colored pencils, colored markers, crayons, three ring binders, loose leaf paper and two pocket folders. For those who wish to donate school supplies, the drop off location is the Manhasset-Lakeville Water-Fire District Office located at 170 East Shore Road in Great Neck. The drive will begin on August 17th and end on August 26th (weekdays only) with drop off hours from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. School supplies will be made available for pickup, with no questions asked on August 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department, Company #2 located at 2 Community Drive East in Manhasset. “I am proud to once again sponsor a school supply drive with the assistance of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water-Fire District. Thank you in advance for your generosity” said Legislator Birnbaum. PHOTO CAPTION: Some of the school supplies collected at a past event that Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum held.