Source4Teachers Donates 125 Backpacks to Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center Annual Drive

August 29, 2013

CAMDEN, N.J. Source4Teachers, a national educational staffing solutions firm based in Cherry Hill, N.J., partnered with Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center to fulfill the needs of local children with a donation of 125 backpacks filled with school supplies.

“Source4Teachers has a vested interest in the quality of students’ educational experiences. When we learned of Lourdes’ goal of 100 backpacks for the drive, we decided to up-the-ante to 125 to ensure more students in need are equipped with the tools necessary to achieve academic success,” said Kevin Bush, President, Source4Teachers.

The backpacks were filled with items requested by the hospital for the drive, including pencils, sharpeners, erasers, pens, rulers, markers, glue sticks, notebooks and tissues. All donations will be distributed to local children prior to the start of the school year.

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Source4Teachers donated 125 backpacks to Lourdes’ 8th Annual Backpack Drive benefiting local children in need. From left: Kevin Bush, President, Source4Teachers, presents backpacks filled with school supplies to Deborah Bokas, MSW, LCSW, Director of Social Services for Lourdes Medical Associates – Osborn Family Health Center and Alexander J. Hatala, President and CEO, Lourdes Health System.

About Source4Teachers:

Established in 2000, Source4Teachers is a leading provider of educational staffing solutions that places more than 3,500 daily and long-term substitutes in approximately 100 school districts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania each day. Source4Teachers recruits, hires, trains, coordinates and manages talented substitute teachers, substitute paraprofessionals and educational support staff with the goal of making sure that students receive the highest quality of education each and every day.