Church, bank team to provide Medina students with backpacks, school supplies

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 31 August 2017 at 11:45 am

Photo by Tom Rivers

MEDINA – The Calvary Tabernacle Assembly of God has provided 48 backpacks for Medina students for the second year in a row. KeyBank in Medina is filling the backpacks with school supplies.

School leaders are pictured this morning with representatives from the bank and church. From left include: Dan Doctor, community outreach liaison for the school district; Julie Webber, Oak Orchard Elementary School principal; Jacky Organisciak, personal banker at KeyBank; Leanna Ohol, KeyBank manager in Medina; and Vince Iorio, Calvary’s pastor.

Doctor said the school will reach out to families who need the backpacks with supplies.

The first day of school for Medina is Wednesday.

“It’s very helpful,” Webber said about the donations. “There are a lot of students and families in need.”

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