La Posada Family Shelter Seeks Backpacks & School Supplies!
TOLEDO, OH—La Posada Family Emergency Shelter, a ministry of Catholic Charities Diocese of Toledo, seeks donations of backpacks and school supplies for children who are currently residing in the shelter, were La Posada house guests this past year, are currently in Permanent Supportive Housing, or part of a family served at Helping Hands of St. Louis.
Children will receive these school-year specific items at La Posada Family Emergency Shelter’s Day of Giving Drive-Thru event on Friday, August 7. Families will drive through the parking lot across the street from the shelter to receive their children’s book bags.
School Supply Wish List: Backpacks, 2# Pencils, Pens (black & blue), 24-pack Crayons, Scissors, Elmer’s Glue, Pencil/Pen Pouches, Glue Sticks, Pocket Folders, 12-pack Colored Pencils, 8-pack Colored Washable Markers, Erasers, Highlighters, Loose Notebook paper (150 & 500 count), Dry Erase Markers, 12″ Rulers, 1″ Binders, One Subject Spiral Notebooks, Index Cards, Composition Notebooks, Scientific Calculators.
Churches, service groups and businesses interested in participating by donating school supplies and/or volunteering are asked to please contact Willi Meyer, Activities & Facilities Manager at La Posada Family Emergency Shelter, at 419.244.5931 or email him at email@example.com
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