The Celebration and Blessing of Pittsburgh Educators service for 2015 is scheduled for Sunday, August 30th at 10:30 a.m. More than 70 backpacks have already been purchased, so now the task of gathering school supplies to fill those backpacks is at hand. You can bring your donated school supplies to daily and Sunday services and place them in the marked box in the Parish hallway. You may also drop off your donations from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Cathedral offices.
We will collecting school supplies for the next 3 weeks. Items suggested by teachers include: pens, pencils, erasers. small pencil sharpeners, folders with inside pockets, 8 1/2 x 11 tablets, spiral notebooks, Crayola crayons, highlighter markers, , Elmer’s school glue and glue sticks, Kleenex, wide-rule loose leaf paper, book covers, pencil boxes, and zippered pouches.
Please contact Outreach Ministry Coordinator Josie White 412-232-6404, ext 135 or the Office 412-232-6404, ext 156 with any questions or to volunteer your time and services for this worthy project.