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
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 +)
The OCCRC needs your support so that it can continue to make the School Supplies Program a great success!
These supplies are always in very high demand:
- University-style backpacks with sturdy straps
- Fabric pencil cases
- Lunch bags
The following items are greatly appreciated as well:
- HB pencils
- Pencil sharpeners
- Geometry sets
- Glue sticks
- Coloured pencils
- Safety scissors
- Lined paper
- Graph paper
- Colour crayons
- USB flash drives
- Combination padlocks