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  August 2018  


"It is time again to begin "gathering" for Ingathering!!  Please see lists below.  If you would prefer to have the Mission Commission do the shopping for you... they would be glad to do so!  Just mark your donations as such.  Please feel free to call Carol Winterboer at 792-3077 if you have questions.  Thank you for your continuing support!!"

We are focusing on 2 kits this year.  See lists below







School Kits 

  • 3 notebooks, approx. 8 ½ X 11, wide ruled, 70-80 pages total, spiral or  

  • 1  12" metric ruler

  • 1 box of 24 crayons (only 24)

  • 1  2½" eraser

  • 1 blunt scissors(metal)

  • 1 hand pencil sharpener

  • 6 unsharpened pencils with erasers

            Drop all items in basket in a basket for your favorite TEAM in the back of the sanctuary.


Health Kits

  • 1 new hand towel (15"x25" up to 17"x27")
  • 1 new washcloth
  • 1 large, sturdy comb (not pocket-sized)
  • 1 new toothbrush in orginial sealed wrapper, not child-sized
  • 6 band aids (3/4" or 1")
  • 1 nail clippers (no emery board or toenail clipppers)
  • 1 bath-sized bar of soap in wrapper (3 oz. or larger); NO Ivory or Jergens

Over 100 new matching hand towels/washcloths and combs have been donated for the health kits. The mission committee wil be collecting the rest of the items for the kits during September and October. We have designated four Saturday/Sundays for donations.

Sept. 16/27: toothbrushes

Sept. 23/24: Fingernail clippers

Sept. 30/Oct. 1: Bar of soap

Oct. 7/8: Band aids

Items can be placed in the basket at back of Sanctuary.