La Salette Shrine collecting school supplies
ATTLEBORO – La Salette Shrine has scheduled a School Supply Drive from July 15 through Aug. 5.
It costs a student about $100 in school supplies to start the new year. There are many families who can’t afford this, especially if they have many children,
The shrine is working with the Hyman-Fine School in Attleboro for school supplies for both students and teaches.
It is also seeking some backpacks to be given out through contacts in the St. Vincent de Paul Society.
You can drop materials off at the Welcome Center or the Church.
Items the drive is seeking include:
Kindergarten: Crayons, purple washable glue sticks, #2 pencils, bottle of glue, Expo black chisel tip dry erase markers, tissues, boxes of quart-size zip bags, hang sanitizers.
Grade 1: Plastic pencil box, glue sticks, crayons, scissors, dry-erase markers (fine tip), gallon-size plastic bags, yellow highlighters, #2 pencils
Grade 2: One-subject wide-ruled notebook, #2 pencils, pencil box, Expo fine tip, tissues, glue sticks, washable markers – broad, pencil cap erasers, yellow highlighters, pocket-only folder, scissors, sandwich bags, pencil sharpeners with receptacle, and wide-ruled composition notebooks. Grade 3: One-subject wide-ruled notebook, colored pencils (12), glue sticks, sharpener with receptacle, Expo chisel tip, felt dry eraser, #2 pencils, scissors, red pens, crayons, pencil cap erasers, purple plastic pocket folder, red plastic pocket folder, pencil box, broad markers (eight).
Grade 4: Glue sticks, #2 pencils, pencil box, scissors, highlighte, chisel-tip dry erase markers, crayons, colored pencils (12), 1” binder, tissues, dry eraser, 3x5 index cards (100).
Extras: Tissues, hand sanitizer, Lysol wipes, gallon bags, quart-size bags, sandwich bags, reams of copy paper.
Please bring donations to the collection bins in the lobby of the church, 947 Park St. For further information, call (508) 222-0027.