Preparing for school can be a challenge. Our Home Family Resource Center helps income-eligible Mercer County families with school-age children obtain the school supplies needed to begin the year successfully. If you need assistance with school supplies, apply online at www.ourhomefrc.com. Our Home will be accepting applications from July 1st through July 28th. After applying, supplies will be available for pick up on August 11th. – Pick up day and time are subject to change. Follow us on Facebook and text the word “supplies” to 55498 to receive updates.
Donations are needed and collected through August 4th to make this program a success. Most needed are book bags, solid color pocket folders, glue sticks/bottles, Classic Crayola Markers, colored pencils, 24 count crayons, #2 pencils (not mechanical), pink erasers, tissues, black Expo markers, red pens, wide rule filler paper, and highlighters. You can drop off the items at Our Home, 117 W. Fayette St., Celina, or shop our Amazon wish list https://a.co/g9zhUwf and have items directly shipped! Monetary donations are accepted at our office or www.ourhomefrc.com/donate (click the donate button). Thank you for the many years of support.