We are collecting items for Lutheran World Relief School Kits.
School kits contain essential supplies to help children—and in some cases, adults—continue learning despite the hardships they face.
Include the following items in each kit:
- Four 70 sheet notebooks (280-300 sheets total) of wide or college
ruled paper approx. 8”x101/2”; no loose leaf paper
- One 30-centimeter ruler, or a ruler with centimeters on one side and
inches on the other
- One pencil sharpener
- One pair of blunt scissors (safety scissors with embedded steel
blades work well)
- Five unsharpened #2 pencils with erasers; secure together with a rubber
- Five black or blue ballpoint pens (no gel ink); secure together with a
- One boxy of 16 or 24 crayons
- One 2 1/2” eraser
- One sturdy drawstring backpack-style cloth bag approximately 14×17” with shoulder straps (no standard backpacks); recommended fabrics include cotton, canvas, denim, and twill.