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Thank you to all of those who helped create Maury’s learning garden on Saturday. This event featured parents, students, teachers and volunteers from Leidos and REAL School Gardens. The results are beautiful. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
Maury parent Nancy Ho Foster created the following wonderful slide show to give a taste of what it was like.
Join Alexandria Mayor Allison Silberberg, Maury Principal Lucretia Jackson, the organizers of Maury’s “Blessings in a Backpack” program and the greater Maury community Thursday at 8 a.m. in front of Maury to celebrate National Blessings in a Backpack Day!
This fantastic program helps make sure that eligible students are fed on the weekends throughout the school year. Mayor Silberberg and Ms. Jackson will say a few words about the program and we will be taking food donations.
Interested in donating? Approved BIB donation items are:
Individual packs of oatmeal
Cheese stuffed crackers
Chef Boyardee – single serving
Mac-n-Cheese – single serving
Uncle Ben’s Ready Rice
Gummy fruit snacks – single serving
Canned chicken, tuna or sausages
Individual packs of jello or pudding
Individual packs of pretzels, crackers, etc.
Individual packs of raisins
For more information about Blessings in a Backpack, please visit the website at www.BlessingsinaBackpack.org. To donate online or my mail, please designate your contribution to Matthew Maury Elementary School.
Afterschool program registration is now open. Visit this site to register and see a description of courses.