TMCS collecting school supplies


TIPP CITY — Tipp Monroe Community Services is now collecting school supplies for children in need in Tipp City and Monroe Township.

Book Bags and school supplies are given out at the annual Lunch on Us Pizza Party held on the last day of the Lunch on Us program on August 18, 2017. This is a social services program offered by TMCS since 2007.

Last year more than 200 children received supplies.

The following items are needed: pencil bags, color pencils, red pens, black pens, markers, dry erase markers, highlighters, large ping erasers, pencil sharpeners, Elmer’s glue, 5 inch and 7 inch scissors, loose leaf paper (wide ruled and college ruled), 2 inch three-ring binders, protractors, flash drives, scientific calculators, index cards, and notebook dividers.

If you would like to donate any of the items listed please contact Carol English at (937) 667-8631.

Lunch on Us is a social service offered by TMCS. Lunches are served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at the United Methodist Church in Tipp City.

Tipp Monroe Community Services is a local nonprofit organization responsible for identifying and filling the needs of Tipp City and Monroe Township residents. Visit their website for more information at tmcomservices.org.