Faith Acts/UMW will again be collecting school supplies for UMCOR School Kits. Collection deadline: Sept. 3. Items needed: #2 UN-sharpened pencils, ROUND-tip scissors, 1-inch or longer pencil sharpeners, 30-cm ruler, 2-inch eraser, box of 24 crayons, spiral notebooks, top-bound pads or 150 sheets of loose-leaf paper. (Lists of these items are available at the Welcome Desk.)

These kits will be distributed to kids in disaster areas around the world. So when you see a great bargain on any of the following, please pick up a few. There will be a donation container beside the Welcome Desk.