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Help Magnolia Moms fill backpacks for homeless kids

June 30th, 2014 · No Comments

Magnolia Moms is a non-profit organization made up of moms in our community who support various homeless shelters in the Seattle area. Every summer they provide backpacks filled with the necessary school supplies so kids living in these shelters can start the school year off with the tools to succeed.  They rely on donations from the public to make this all happen. Magnolia Moms will provide the backpacks, but they are asking our community for help with supplies.

Below is a specific list of items that are needed. You can also consider a cash donation (please make checks payable to Magnolia Moms). All monies received will be used to finish buying the school supplies needed. Please only donate the items on the list. All donations can be left in the Magnolia Moms basket inside Our Lady of Fatima Church (3307 W. Dravus St) or on the porch at 3037 38th Ave W.

ITEMS NEEDED:

Red pens

Post it notes

College-rule paper

12-inch rulers

Children’s scissors (both safety and pointed)
Regular scissors

College and wide-rule spiral notebooks

Water color sets

Thick and thin colored markers

Book covers
12 pack colored pencils
Composition books
24 pack crayons
Small dictionary
Dividers

Big pink erasers

Eraser caps

2-pocket folders

Glue sticks

Index cards

Black sharpie markers

Pencil box/case
Pencil pouch

Packs of pencils

Pencil sharpeners
10 pack pens

Click here for more information about Magnolia Moms.

 

 

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