Group helps pro­vide school sup­plies

The Star Democrat - - FRONT PAGE -

Tal­bot Com­mu­nity Con­nec­tions re­cently sup­ported the Tal­bot County Depart­ment of So­cial Ser­vices in pro­vid­ing over 269 cinch sacks with school sup­plies at the agency’s 11th an­nual Back Pack Give­away.

EAS­TON — Tal­bot Com­mu­nity Con­nec­tions re­cently sup­ported the Tal­bot County Depart­ment of So­cial Ser­vices in pro­vid­ing over 269 cinch sacks with school sup­plies at the agency’s re­cent 11th an­nual Back Pack Give­away.

The cinch sacks were filled with school sup­plies to area school-aged chil­dren in grades Pre-K through high school, as well as to chil­dren ages three years old and younger.

Tal­bot Com­mu­nity Con­nec­tions is a non-profit or­ga­ni­za­tion of vol­un­teers that was founded to raise money to meet the kinds of needs that can over­whelm and cause long-term dis­rup­tion to fam­i­lies.

Tal­bot Com­mu­nity Con­nec­tions pro­vides sup­ple­men­tal funds to the TCDSS to ex­pand the agency’s abil­ity to solve prob­lems. Ev­ery year, TCDSS finds cit­i­zen need is greater than avail­able gov­ern­men­tal fund­ing. The or­ga­ni­za­tion also sup­por ts the Tal­bot County Chil­dren’s Ad­vo­cacy Cen­ter (TCCAC), a col­lab­o­ra­tive ef­fort of sev­eral Tal­bot County agen­cies to pro­vide ser­vices to Tal­bot County chil­dren and fam­i­lies vic­tim­ized by sex­ual abuse.

For fur­ther in­for­ma­tion about how you can sup­port Tal­bot Com­mu­nity Con­nec­tions, con­tact Amy Ste­ward at 410-829-0436 or visit www.tal­bot com­mu­ni­ty­con­nec­tions.org.

CON­TRIB­UTED PHOTO

Pic­tured is an Eas­ton fam­ily par­tic­i­pat­ing in the Tal­bot County Depart­ment of So­cial Ser­vices 11th an­nual Back Pack Give­away. Tal­bot Com­mu­nity Con­nec­tions sup­ported the give­away. Back row, from left, Nel­son Taboro, Yadira Sanchez and James Carter, fa­cil­i­ta­tor for the Depart­ment of So­cial Ser­vices. Front row, Ruth Taboro, Nel­son Espinoza and Brit­ney Taboro.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.