Bradfield Center collecting school uniforms

LIMA — With the new school year quickly approaching, Bradfield Community Center is currently accepting donations of new and gently used school uniforms.

Monetary donations will also be accepted. The cutoff date for collection will be Aug. 5. Contact the Bradfield Center at 419-228-7766 with any questions.

Dean Brown joined The Lima News in 2022 as a reporter. Prior to The Lima News, Brown was an English teacher in Allen County for 38 years, with stops at Perry, Shawnee, Spencerville and Heir Force Community School. So they figured he could throw a few sentences together about education and business in the area. An award-winning photographer, Brown likes watching old black and white movies, his dog, his wife and kids, and the four grandkids - not necessarily in that order. Reach him at [email protected] or 567-242-0409.