Back to School Supply Drive

AUGUST 6-25, 2017!

We’re collecting Back to School Supplies for the Front Porch and the Ruth Ellis Center!

It’s almost time to go back to school!  Join us in our Back to School Supply Drive by donating backpacks and school supplies until Friday, August 25. You are also invited to help us assemble and deliver the backpacks and school supplies after the 10 am service on Sunday, August 27. Help us reach our goal of providing 100 backpacks with supplies to children in need!

Shopping List

  • 1 New Backpack AND one or more of the following:
  • Pencils/Mechanical Pencils
  • Pens (blue, black, red)
  • Loose Leaf Paper
  • (wide ruled & college ruled)
  • Highlighters (yellow)
  • Crayons/Colored Pencils
  • Markers (washable)
  • Erasers
  • Rulers
  • Notebooks
  • Gluesticks

Donations, requested by Friday, August 25, can be dropped off in the designated boxes in the Church Lobby.  Backpacks and supplies will be organized and delivered on Sunday, August 27. Thank you!!


For more information, please contact: Laura Nealssohn at
or the Rev’d Areeta Bridgemohan at or 313-885-4841 ext. 121.