Where is your heart calling you?
Responding to Christ’s Call for Mission
Through the end of August our Mission Committee will be collecting school supplies. Supplies will be given to Rolling Green Elementary School where our very own, Kateria Mateo, teaches. Rolling Green is in the northeast section of the City of Boynton Beach. This school support 835 students where 97% are on the free/reduced lunch program.
This past week we delivered 360 #2 pencils, 5 bottles of hand sanitizer, 33 glue sticks, 10 bottles of school glue, 28 pink erasers, 60 washable felt markers & broad tip markers, 12 plastic pocket folders plus 5 non plastic pocket folders, 6 pair of scissors, 44 pencil cases, 5 packs of colored pencils, 5 packages of lined paper, 5 packages of wide ruled loose leaf paper, 8 primary composition books plus 10 college ruled, 9 wide ruled spiral bound notebooks plus 3 college ruled, 112 blue pens and red pens, 5 rulers, 10 boxes of 24 crayons, plus 1 box of 48, 2 packs of sheet protectors, 300 pack of index cards, 1 hole punch, 1 package of dry erase markers, 7 reams of copy paper, 1 ream of card stock, 53 pairs of underwear and 97 pairs of socks. Wow!
Your support is greatly needed. A complete list of school supplies can be found on the back table in the Sanctuary.
We continue to collect items such as socks (adult & children) underwear (men, women, children sm/med) men’s white t-shirts (sm/med) and children’s clothing (size 0 – 5) to assist the First United Methodist Church of Deming, New Mexico.