Effort designed to assist flood-ravaged areas of southern Louisiana

MONROE, La. CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) is inviting citizens to contribute new, unopened school supplies to help students impacted by recent flooding in southern Louisiana.

WHO: CenturyLink Monroe-area employees and local citizens

School supply drive for students in flood-impacted areas of southern Louisiana

New, unopened supplies needed:

Adhesive bandages
Bottled water
Composition notebooks
Glue/glue sticks

Loose leaf paper
Paper towels
Pencil pouches
Pencils, highlighters, pens

Pocket folders

WHERE: New, unopened supplies can be dropped off at the United Way of Northeast Louisiana office located at 1201 Hudson Lane in Monroe

August 23 – 26 from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

August 29 from 8:00 am – 10:00 am

If you’re not in the Monroe area, and would like to support education-related relief efforts, consider the following:


About CenturyLink

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink for more information.