Sacred Heart Community Services needs our help to donate new backpacks and school supplies for children in our community. The program hopes to provide over 3,300 backpacks this year.
MOST NEEDED ITEMS
NEW backpacks (no sports teams, please)
USB flash drives
$20 shoes gift cards*
NEEDED ITEMS BY GRADE
K - 2nd grade
1 NEW backpack, 3 erasers, 1 glue stick, 2 pocket folders, 2 packs of JUMBO crayons, 1 pack broadtip markers, 1 pencil sharpener, 1 pack of pencils, 2 wide-ruled notebooks, 1 box of tissues, 1 bottle of hand sanitizer, 1 pair of safety scissors, $20 gift card for shoes*
3rd - 4th grade
1 NEW backpack, 1 erasers, 2 glue stick, 2 pocket folders,1 pack of 16 or more crayons, 1 pack markers, 1 pencil sharpener, 1 pack of pencils, 2 packs of wide-ruled paper, 3 wide-ruled notebooks, 1 three-ring binder, $20 gift card for shoes*
5th – 12th grade
1 NEW backpack (no red or blue), 5 pocket folders, 1 pack of mechanical pencils, 1 scientific calculator, 1 pack of highlighters, 2 packs of index cards, 1 USB flash drive, 3 college-ruled notebooks, 3 packs of college-ruled paper,
1 three-ring binder, 1 ruler, 1 pack of markers, 1 stick of deodorant, $20 gift card for shoes* (*Gift cards to anywhere shoes are sold)
Check out Sacred Heart's Amazon Wishlist for a quick and easy way to purchase and donate items online. To ensure that donations are received on time, please place orders by Monday, July 24th. Visit their website for more information.
BACKPACKS WILL BE COLLECTED AT THE MINISTRY TABLE--
July 9, July 16, July 23 & July 30
Backpack Distribution Day at Sacred Heart will be
August 11 from 3:30-6:00pm.
Sign-up at the Ministry Table in July if you are interested in helping distribute backpacks.
Questions? Contact Jan McClellan.