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Backpacks For Kids

Backpacks For Kids

For some, back to school shopping is a huge financial burden. Grab your family and friends and let's beat this year's goal of 200 backpacks!

Volunteer Opportunities with Backpack for Kids:
Sorting and Packing Backpacks – Aug 24 from 10am-12pm (K1 Room)
Distributing Backpacks and Connecting with Families – Aug 26 from 10am-12pm (Meeting Place)

Email Pastor Tim to volutneer.

Items needed:

Grades 7-12 (backpack list)

  • Backpack
  • Lined Paper – 2 pkgs
  • Graph paper – 1 pkg
  • 2- 1 inch binders
  • 1 pkgs dividers
  • 5 duotangs
  • 1 pkg pencil crayons
  • 1 pkg pencils
  • 1 pkg pens (blue, black, red)
  • 2 erasers
  • 2 highlighters
  • 1 whiteout
  • 2 glue sticks
  • 1 pencil case
  • 1 pencil sharpener
  • 1 geometry set
  • 1 ruler
  • 1 scissors
  • 1 black sharpie
  • 1 calculator ( grade 7-9 = scientific / grade 10-12 = TI84 graphing calculator)

Grades K-6 (backpack list)

  • Backpack
  • lunchbox
  • 1 pkg pencils
  • 2 erasers
  • 1 ruler
  • 2 glue sticks
  • 1 pencil sharpener

Grades K-3 add

  • Washable coloured markers
  • 24 pack crayons
  • child scissors

Grades 4-6 add

  • 1 pkg line paper
  • 2 coil notebooks
  • 1 pkg pencil crayons
  • 1 pkg pens (blue, black, red)
  • scissors
  • 2 – 1 inch binders

Fill a backpack and return with checklist by Aug 22.