The College of Education and College of Liberal Arts at Temple University are hosting a school supply and book drive benefiting neighboring elementary schools Tanner Duckrey and Alliance for Progress Charter School.
New and gently used school supplies and books (grades K-8) are being collected August 1-September 2nd.
Donation drop-off bins located at multiple Temple University main campus locations:
- CLA Academic Advising Center, 1810 Liacouras Walk, Suite 301
- Shimada Resource Center, Ritter Annex, Suite 150
- Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, Carnell Hall, Suite 350
Supplies can also be mailed to the following address: 1803 N. Broad Street, Attn: Kristin Grubb, Carnell Hall, Suite 350, Philadelphia, PA 19122
Purchase and ship conveniently via a pre-populated Amazon Wish List
Suggested school supply donations include: composition books, loose-leaf paper, index cards, highlighters, folders, pencils, erasers, pens, glue, blunt-end scissors, construction paper, crayons, markers, rulers, pencil cases, paper clips, hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes and tissues
Donations will get much-needed supplies into the hands of students, teachers and administrators who greatly need them for this upcoming school year. Book donations will enhance students’ literacy skills, promote and encourage leisure reading, aid teachers in classrooms, and build up limited book offerings in school libraries.