Riderwood Residents and Staff Donate More Than 100 School Supplies to Elementary Schools in Adelphi and Greenbelt, MD

Riderwood Residents and Staff Donate More Than 100 School Supplies to Elementary Schools in Adelphi and Greenbelt; Drive Also Supported by Riderwood Lions Club SILVER SPRING, MD (August 22, 2011) - A School Supply Drive by residents and staff of Riderwood retirement community in Silver Spring has resulted in more than 100 items being distributed this week to elementary schools in Adelphi and Greenbelt. Cherokee Lane Elementary School in Adelphi and Springhill Lake Elementary School in Greenbelt are the recipient schools of the following supplies: 10 packages of glue sticks 11 glue bottles 4 large containers of liquid soap 4 packs of tissues 8 notebooks 16 boxes of crayons 37 spiral notebooks 11 composition books 4 backpacks 27 packs of pencils 12 Scissors 39 folders 4 packs of loose leaf paper In addition, the Riderwood Lions Club donated $100 to the drive, which was held during the past two weeks. About Riderwood: Riderwood, which has nearly 3,000 residents, is the nation's largest continuing care retirement community. It sits on 120 acres that stretch across Prince George's and Montgomery Counties. Riderwood (www.RiderwoodVillage.us ) offers extensive wellness and prevention programs, balance assessment and fall prevention programs, and Fitness and Aquatics Centers. Also, there are more than 200 resident-inspired and resident-led clubs, committees and interest groups in these categories: art; cards; computers and technology; dance; faith-based and interfaith; film, fitness and sports; games; gardening; lifelong learning; music; literature, philanthropy. Riderwood is managed by Erickson Living.