Annual Summit School Supplies Drive Underway; Items Collected Through May 11
May 6, 2018 - School Supplies
SUMMIT, NJ – Christ Child Society of Summit (CCS) and Bridges Outreach are once again partnering to collect subsequent year’s propagandize reserve for some-more than 500 children in need who attend the Summit Public Schools. Collection bins will be in place during by May 11 adjacent to the categorical offices of a Summit open facile schools, as good as during a entrances to St. Teresa’s Church and Memorial Hall.
“For many families in Summit, it is formidable to means a high cost of a many propagandize reserve indispensable any year. Donating these reserve is an easy and courteous approach for a village to assistance these families, and to give these children a uninformed start to a new propagandize year,” said Marian Starr and Lois Melka, CCS Co-Chairs.
Items in need and requested for donation include: 1”, 2”, and 3” Binders, Marble Composition Books, and Spiral Notebooks (wide and college ruled).
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In Aug of 2017, a Christ Child Society and Bridges supposing 335 elementary, center and high propagandize children in Summit, authorised for giveaway or reduced lunch, with new backpacks and propagandize supplies. Parents were means to take a financial resources that would have been used for propagandize reserve to compensate for food, rent, and other necessities.
The Christ Child Society is a non-profit organisation of volunteers dedicated to portion at-risk children in a area. Bridges is an overdo module for a homeless delivering food, clothing, toiletries, and other necessities to those who are homeless or in need in New York City, Newark, and Irvington each week and opens the doors to neighbors in need each Friday.