» School Tools Drive

Posted on: July 8, 2014


St. John’s takes part in the St. Paul Area Council of Churches’ School Tools Drive each August. We collect school supplies that SPACC distributes to homeless and low-income children. SPACC asks that the supplies be new. Supplies are collected through August 15 in the Undercroft of the Church. Please contact Jennifer Kinkead (612-750-2541; khunterlane@aol.com) with any questions.


Items needed include:

  • backpacks
  • three ring binders and trapper keepers
  • calculators
  • pocket dictionaries
  • facial tissues in boxes or individual packs
  • spiral note books and loose leaf paper (narrow and wide ruled)
  • composition notebooks
  • science calculators
  • pencils/colored pencils
  • pens and erasable pens
  • markers and highlighters
  • folders
  • school boxes
  • pencil sharpeners, erasers
  • rulers
  • glue sticks and bottles
  • scissors, crayons (large and regular size)
  • white out/correction tape
  • poster and display boards
  • watercolor paints