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School Supplies Program

August 22, 2019 @ 09:00 - 12:00

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Why a School Supplies Program?

Back to school may add significant financial pressures to an already tight budget, especially for low-income families

The School Supplies Program helps these families in the Orléans-Cumberland community with children and youth (from Kindergarten to Grade 12). They are provided with all kinds of school supplies.

Registration period: from June 4th to August 2nd, 2019


• Must be a resident of Orléans-Cumberland and a low-income family (See income chart) • Must provide the following documents to register:
• Proof of ID for all members to the family
• Proof of address and income for each adult in the household (18 years +) Registration will be done during food bank hours. Come in person. Please arrive an hour before closing times.
• Tuesday 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
• Thursday 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
• Friday: 9:00 to noon

The OCCRC needs your support so that it can continue to make the School Supplies Program a great success! Here is a number of suggestions for donations of supplies that are always in very high demand:
University-style backpacks with sturdy straps
Fabric pencil cases Lunch bags

Or the following items which are greatly appreciated as well:
HB pencils
Pencil sharpeners
Geometry sets
Glue sticks
Tape Markers
Coloured pencils
Safety scissors
Lined paper
Graph paper
Colour crayons
USB flash drives
Combination padlocks

Donations of supplies as well as monetary donations can be dropped off at the OCCRC office Monday to Friday, between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.

The OCCRC thanks you for your support!


August 22, 2019
09:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 15:00
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240 Centrum Blvd
Orléans, Ontario K1E 3J4 Canada
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613 830-4357