School Supplies Drive


In preparation for students returning to school in the fall and the upcoming Youth Explosion event in September, we are supporting Motivated CRC and Allen AME Church in collecting and distributing school supplies for youth in our under-resourced communities.

Bags will be created and given out on Saturday, September 18th to youth attending the Youth Explosion FREE Back To School Carnival at 59th and Larchwood Ave.  You may contact us at (215) 476-7225 to bring donations to Abiding Truth Ministries on Sunday mornings from 9 to 11 AM or on Wednesdays from 10 AM to 12 PM.  You may also contact Motivated CRC at (215) 921-2552 for additional drop-off times at 5901 Larchwood Ave.

List of Supplies We Are Accepting:

  • Masks
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Single Subject Notebooks (Wide Ruled Preferred)
  • Crayons (24-pack preferred)
  • Washable Markers
  • Package #2 Pencils
  • Pens
  • Round Tip Scissors
  • Colored Pencils
  • Pencil Pouches
  • Rulers
  • Erasers
  • Pencil Sharpeners (With covering preferred)
  • Folders
  • Boxes of facial tissue
  • Individual Dry Erase Boards
  • New headphones
  • New books
  • Art supplies
  • Feminine Products (Tampons / Pads)
  • One-gallon zip-locked plastic bags

Thank you in advance for your donations!

Posted in 2021, Archive.