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Blessings in a Backpack

July 5, 2019

The Board of Deacons has begun its annual drive for new school supplies in conjunction with Catonsville Emergency Assistance and Grace A.M.E. Church to assist families in need in the Catonsville area. Please place donations in the bins to the right of the stage in fellowship hall. If you prefer to make a monetary donation, make checks payable to Catonsville Presbyterian Church  with Backpacks for Success on the memo line.

The last day for contributions is Sunday, August 25. Volunteers are needed that day to assemble the backpacks. For questions or to volunteer, contact email hidden; JavaScript is required or email hidden; JavaScript is required. Thank you for your support!

Elementary School Supply List

  • Backpack book bag, no wheels
  • Ruler, metric and standard measurements
  • Two “marble” composition books
  • Washable magic markers
  • One large eraser
  • Pencil sharpener, cap for shavings
  • Twelve pencils #2
  • Pencil top erasers
  • Pencil box (for scissors, pencils, markers, etc.)
  • One pack of crayons
  • Liquid school glue
  • Two glue sticks
  • Scissors
  • Three ballpoint pens
  • Highlighter
  • Five pocket folders
  • Colored pencils