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1. Gather NEW items in quantities listed below. Assemble School Pal-Paks (SPPs) and seal the Ziploc bags. Include 
only those items listed below. Deviating from this list can cause an entire shipment to be rejected in customs.
Set the SPPs in groups of ten (10) to determine the number of boxes needed.


2. Pack contents below in a clear 1-gallon Ziploc bag and seal: 
2 composition notebooks (such as Mead brand), no larger than 9¾”x 7½”. (No spiral-bound notebooks will be 


1 package of #2 pencils (quantity—10-12 pencils)

1 package of black pens (quantity—10-12 pens)

2 pink erasers, 2-3” long

2 rulers (6” or 12”, with metric measurements)

1 package of colored pencils (quantity—12-15)

1 pair of blunt-nosed scissors

1 hand-held pencil sharpener

These contents will give each student a notebook, 5-6 pencils, 5-6 pens, an eraser, and a ruler. Two students will 
share the colored pencils, scissors, and sharpener.


3. Obtain 12”x12”x12” boxes from any offi ce supply store such as Offi ce Depot, Offi ce Max, Staples, or a UPS store.

4. Fill each box with 10 Pal-Paks—no more, no less.

5. Do not insert money or literature (including anything with the church’s name on it, notes, etc.) in the Pal-Paks or 


6. Using strong packing tape, tape the box securely shut.

7. When addressing the box, please put the name and address of the Organization/Group/Church (or the individual donor) on the box in the 
“From” section and the address of the warehouse in the “To” section.


8. Do not wrap boxes in brown paper or contact paper or put filled boxes inside another box.

9. Send the boxes to the following (depending on method of shipping):


For Shipping via the Postal Service:


Compassionate Ministry Center Inc.

P.O. BOX 292921

Sacramento, CA 95829


For Shipping other than Postal Service:


Compassionate Ministry Center Inc.

8115 Elder Creek Rd STE A

Sacramento, CA 95826


10. Send a check—made payable to Compassionate Ministry Center—in the amount of $10.00 per 
box (for storage and shipping costs during the distribution process). Include the name and address of your Organization/Group/Church
with the check. Ten Percent Credit will be allowed for the $10.00 shipping donation only. Do not put the money in 
the SPPs or boxes.


Mark the check, and mail to:

Global Treasury Services

PO Box 843116

Kansas City, MO 64184-3116

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