Missions

Mission Update for July and August 2018

Thank you for supporting our June mission project with helping to stock up our food pantry! The patrons are always grateful, and we were also able to give them a $15 ACME gift card this month. The need is ongoing so please continue to keep our food pantry in mind as you shop this summer. Many families in the area lose the school- supported supplemental meals for breakfast and lunch that are available to the children during the school year.

Thank you to everyone who participated in the hygiene kit project for Church World Service. Special thanks to Ellen Dost and the Ruth Circle for making more than 30 kits. The Women’s Association paid for the postage to ship the kits to the distribution center in Maryland, and Ellen and Paul took care of packing the kits and made sure they were sent on their way. Ruth Gamble’s Sunday school class made 12 kits and along with those from the congregation it brought the total to 49 hygiene kits. Many needs arise each day in our country and around the world, so the kits will be put to good use and will help to provide some relief to those in disaster areas.

Our July and August project is once again collecting school supplies for Audubon’s two elementary schools, Mansion Avenue and Haviland Avenue Schools. Whatever you can provide is very much appreciated. The cost of supplies increases each year and we are pleased to support the needs of those in our communities. There is enough stress associated with going back to school to a new class and teacher and we can help alleviate some of that by making sure the children have what they need to begin the new school year.

We will collect supplies through Sunday, August 26th so we can deliver them before the start of the school year.

Thank you!  Corinne Latini, Mission Commission

Mansion Avenue School Supplies

3 Subject notebooks

1 Subject notebooks

Tissues

2- pocket folders- (red, yellow, green, blue, black, purple and orange)

1½ inch, 3 ring binders

1 inch, 3 ring binders

Write-on dividers (8- tab set)

Marble composition books

Sturdy zippered pencil case (no boxes as they will not fit in the desks)

Extra fine black Sharpie markers

Lined 3 x 5” index cards

Wide rule reinforced binder paper

Sharpened #2 pencils

#2 mechanical pencils with additional lead

Erasers

Pencil top Erasers

12” ruler with inches and centimeters

Post it notes

Ear buds or head phones

Colored pencils

Magic markers

Crayons- 24 and 16 count packs

Glue sticks

Scissors

Highlighters- various colors

Expo dry erase markers- thin black and regular

Dry erase erasers

Lysol wipes- only Lysol due to chemical issues with other wipes

Baby wipes

Red pens

Red pencils- sharpened

Quart storage zip-loc bags

Gallon storage zip-loc bags

Haviland Avenue School Supplies

Same as Mansion Avenue School with the addition of:

Back packs – no wheels, please

Red plastic two-pocket folders

Hard plastic pencil boxes

Purell hand sanitizer

Paper towels

 

 

 

 

CROP Walk for Hunger – 2017

CROP 2017

 

 

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