Needed: School supplies for Interfaith Food Bank’s School program

This notice is from the archives of The Notice Board. Information contained in this notice was accurate at the time of publication but may no longer be so.

This program provides school supplies to students from low-income families so all children are equipped with the supplies required for learning. In addition to cash donations the Interfaith Food Bank has requested the below supplies for their program:

New backpacks
HB pencils
Erasers
Scribblers
Glue sticks
Wax crayons
Binders
Scotch tape
Pencil sharpeners
New lunch kits
Water bottles
Healthy school breakfast and snack items
Pencil cases
Ball-point pens
Geometry sets
Pocket Portfolios
Lined loose leaf paper
Washable felt markers
Loose leaf dividers
Calculators
30 cm metric rulers
Juice Boxes
Small tissue packs
Highlighters
Duo-tang folders
Pencil crayons
Dry Erase Markers
Scissors
Toothbrushes
Toothpaste
Hygiene items

Hygiene items

 If you would like to make school supply donations for this program please bring your donations to the Dhillon School of Business Dean's office (Markin 4101) between 8:30 and 4:30.  Supply donations will be accepted until noon on Friday, September 21.

You also can make cash donations instead of school supply donations. If you are interested in making a cash donation to this School Program you can go to https://www.canadahelps.org/dn/8546.  Please select School Program in the drop-down menu under SELECT THE FUND YOUR DONATION WILL SUPPORT. Can you please list the University of Lethbridge under the COMPANY NAME/GROUP on this web page.  Listing the University of Lethbridge will help us keep track of the cash contributions from our U of L community. You can also pay by check. Please make out the check to the Interfaith Food Bank. If you would like a tax receipt for the cash donation please provide a name and mailing address with this donation made by check.

You can also get a tax receipt for your donation of supplies. In order to do this, you need to provide your cash register receipt with your name and mailing address.

Please bring the checks, register receipts and name and address information to the Dhillon School of Business Dean's office (Markin 4101) no later than noon on September 21.

Thank you for your support.

Lori Kopp
Dhillon School of Business

 


Contact:

Lori Kopp | lori.kopp@uleth.ca | (403) 329-5197