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Back-to-School Supply Drive

August 12

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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, repeating until August 26, 2018

Annual Back-to-School Drive

IPC partners with Trinity Presbyterian every year to help get local school children the tools they need to succeed. We need your help in gathering basic school supplies.

Would you like to help? Throughout the month of August 5 – August 26 we will be collecting the following school supplies for distribution by Trinity Presbyterian at their Back 2 School Night on September 4, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.. They serve primarily Bryant and Jason Lee. Please leave your donation in the narthex baskets or drop them by the office. Here is the complete list of supplies. The biggest need is backpacks; everything is appreciated!

Trinity also provides new bike helmets so kids can ride to school safely. Feel free to donate a new bike helmet.

  • Backpacks—smaller for grade schoolers if possible, but all sizes are needed.
  • 2”- 3” binders
  • Pencils
  • Pink Erasers
  • Pencil Cap Erasers
  • Copier Paper
  • Pencil Pouch
  • Loose leaf Notebook Paper (wide and college ruled)
  • Spiral notebooks (wide and college ruled)
  • Composition Books (wide and college ruled)
  • Graph Paper Composition Books
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Colored Pencils
  • Crayons
  • Washable Markers
  • Scissors
  • Black, blue, and red pens
  • Flair Marking Pens
  • Highlighters
  • 3 prong, 2 pocket folders
  • Glue Sticks
  • Elmer’s glue
  • Rulers
  • Kleenex
  • Ziplock bags: Gallon Snack, Quart and Sandwich sized
  • Water Color Paint Set
  • Flash Drive
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Band Aids
  • Baby Wipes
  • Rolls of Tape

They also offer:

School Physicals (Trinity Neighborhood Clinic)

Clothes & Household Goods (Pat’s Closet)

BBQ Dinner

If you would rather donate money please make your check out to IPC with Back to School on the memo line. Like we do with 12 Days, Trinity is able to make the best use of their funds by buying in bulk so money donations are much appreciated. We will collect the funds and write Trinity a check when the drive is over. Thank you!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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August 12
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