Over 1,000 items collected through 2021 School Supply Drive!

Thank you for supporting our sister parish, Our Lady of Mercy

A big THANK YOU to everyone who contributed to the school supply drive for Our Lady of Mercy, Saint Clement’s sharing parish! We collected over 1,000 items!! The total collection included:

18 knapsacks
132 notebooks
25 mini composition books
122 pocket folders
120 highlighters
48 boxes of markers
150 packages of pens
55 packages of pencils
27 boxes of crayons
10 packs dry erase markers
13 pencil pouches
95 glue sticks
30 Elmer’s glue
42 scissors
43 packs of index cards (3x5)
12 post-it notes
52 ear buds
18 packages of loose-leaf paper
12 reams of printer/copy paper
11 bottles of hand sanitizer
11 disinfecting wipes

Supplies will aid families in financial need and be distributed to students in OLM’s extensive religious education program, which instructs and forms nearly 600 children. This year’s school supply drive will support students in the Religious Ed program as well as other children in the parish in need of school supplies. Thank you again for helping to support families who are experiencing financial hardship.