Monday, July 12, 2010

A Backpack of My Own

You can make a difference!!!
Timberline Church is partnering with Foster and Adoptive Families of Larimer County to provide filled backpacks for foster and adoptive families of Larimer County. Thank you to all of you have signed up to fill a backpack. A personal note (attached on the outside) on the backpack is not required, but I can tell you that that kids and the parents are so blessed by those notes. In fact those were the first backpacks selected last year. If you have not signed up yet, it is not too late. Our drop-off dates are July 31/Aug.1 and Aug. 7/8 during all services in the mall area. Filled Backpacks can also be dropped off at the church office.

Recommended Supply List-

24 pk crayons
1 pk markers
1 pk colored pencils
5 glue sticks
24 pencils
2 blue pens
2 black pens
yellow highlighter
5 spiral notebooks
5 2-pocket folders, different colors
ruler - inches and metric
pink eraser
5x8 schoolbox
1 box tissue
4th and 5th graders - basic calculator

Middle School:
3 1" 3-ring binder
3 pkgs loose leaf notebook paper - wide ruled
24 pencils
blue pen
black pen
1 pkg markers - 12 ct
1 pkg colored pencils - 12 ct
pencil bag
3 2-pocket folders - 3 prong
5 spiral notebooks
divider tabs - 2 sets of 5
calculator - basic

High School:
3 1" 3-ring binders
3 pkgs loose leaf paper - wide and college ruled
divider tabs - 2 pkgs of 5
24 pencils
blue and black pens - 5 each
2 2-pocket folders - 3 prong
combination lock
book covers for text books
index cards - ruled and unruled

Extra Items Needed:
Scientific Calculators
flash drives
graph paper black sharpies
sticky notes
hand sanitizer

Thank you for your faithfulness to help with this outreach.
For more information contact: Kari at

"Truly I say to you, to the extent that you did it to one of these brothers of Mine, even the least of them, you did it for Me." Matthew 25:40

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