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Back to School With Boost Mobile
Boost Mobile Back to School Events
Free back pack with school supplies events. Limit one backpack per customer while supplies last. Click here to find a location near you
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Berks County Juvenile Probation
ACT 53
Provides a process for parents/guardians to engage their drug/alcohol involved child in treatment services. The intent of the service is to initially have the child undergo assessment and voluntarily enter treatment. Should the child not comply with assessment and treatment a Court Hearing will be held in front of a Judge to reinforce compliance or to Order Berks County Children and Youth Services involvement.
633 Court Street
Berks County Services Center
Reading, PA 19601
Eligibility: Youth must be at least 12 years of age and under the age of 18. Must be a resident of Berks County. Child must initially be non-compliant with D/A treatment or assessment.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Boro Women & Family Services
Boro Women & Family Services - School Needs Assistance
Provides assistance with Pencils, Backpacks, Paper, Notebooks.
108 High Street
Edinboro, PA 16412
Eligibility: Call for more information.
Hours: Monday, 10:00am to 5:00pm Wednesday, 10:00am to 5:00pm Thursday, 10:00am to 2:00pm
Boyertown Area Multi-Service
Boyertown Area Multi-Service - School Supplies
Collects and distributes school supplies to families in-needs in their community.
200 West Spring Street
Boyertown, PA 19512
Eligibility: Anyone in need who resides in the service area and meets income guidelines
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Center for Community Resources
Center for Community Resources - Back to School
Free “Back to School Haircuts” event for individuals age 21 and under who will be attending school in the fall.
Main Street
Bulter Beauty Academy
Butler, PA 16001
Eligibility: Individuals age 21 and under who will be attending school in the fall.
Hours: Monday, August 19th, 9:00am to 2:00pm
City Rescue Mission
City Rescue Mission - School Supplies
Provides back to school supplies to children in families meeting specified income requirements.
319 South Croton Avenue
New Castle, PA 16101
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Community Reach, Inc.
Community Reach, Inc.
  • Choice Food Pantry by appointment only. Please call the office 717-244-6934 Curbside pickup.
    • Information and Referral: Direct clients to available agencies and resources for assistance according to the need, plus other Community REACH, Inc. programming.
    • Warm Program: Distribution of donated blankets, hats, gloves, scarves, socks, sweaters; as donations allow; each fall/winter.
    • Programs for Children: Provide donated school supplies and backpacks in August for students' Back-to-School needs. Summer Kids Food Bag Program provides bag lunches during the summer months. Please call to sign up.
    • Life Skills Training: Educational Classes will presume after COVID-19 crisis.
    • Emergency assistance: Homeless, elderly, abused, or disaster-related situations are handled on a priority-need basis.
  • 15 First Avenue
    Red Lion, PA 17356
    Eligibility: Serving those in School Districts of: Dallastown, Eastern York and Red Lion
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 2:00pm
    Cradles to Crayons
    Cradles To Crayons - School Supplies
    Provides school supplies.
    4700 Wissahickon Avenue
    Suite 142
    Philadelphia , PA 19144
    Feed My Sheep Outreach Ministries
    Feed My Sheep Outreach Ministries
    Charitable religious ministry that provides community support through outreach, meals, clothes and small household needs. Offers a full course lunch every Tuesday.
    540 East Long Avenue
    New Castle, PA 16101
    Eligibility: low-income for meals and giveaways,all for Worship
    Hours: Tuesdays, 11:00am to 1:00pm
    OUTREACH Wednesday and Thursday, 10:00am to 1:00pm
    First Presbyterian Church of York
    First Presbyterian Church of York, The Caring Ministry
    A non-profit OUTREACH OF First Presbyterian Church of York that assists the community with basic needs. Offering:
  • Food to individuals or families in need on a monthly basis.
    • Process applications for the Columbia Gas CAP program & Dollar Energy Fund
    • Bus Passes for individuals starting new employment.
    • Prescription assistance ($50 every 6 months on select medications)
    • Employment searches and resume writing
    • General referral to other local services
    • Back to School Supplies
      and
    • Christmas Hospitality Program (food and gifts)
  • 225 East Market Street
    York, PA 17403
    Eligibility: Residents of York County in need.
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00am to 3:00pm
    Greater Waynesburg Christian Outreach
    Greater Waynesburg Christian Outreach - School Clothes Drive
    The Annual School Clothes Drive is always held on the Saturday in August directly before the new school year begins, for all school-aged students. New and gently used clothes and school supplies for free and extremely reduced prices. Free hair cuts are provided as well. Children's clothes donations will be collected all year long.
    303 West High Street
    First Baptist Church
    Waynesburg, PA 15370
    Eligibility: School-aged children and youth from any district in Greene County and surrounding counties.
    Hours: Saturday in August directly before the school year begins from 9:00am to 11:00am (August 26th, 2017)
    Grove City Area United Way
    Grove City Area United Way - School Supplies
    Provides assistance with school supplies to families that qualify.
    119 S. Broad Street
    Grove City, PA 16127
    Eligibility: Must be a resident of the Grove City Area School District
    Hours: Call for more information.
    Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley
    Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley - Back to School Giveaway
    School supplies including: backpacks, folders, binders, etc. will be distributed at the Fowler Community Center on Saturday, August 24, 2019. Free haircuts for students will be available.
    520 East Fourth Street
    Fowler Community Center
    Bethlehem, PA 18015
    Eligibility: Bethlehem School District residents
    Hours: Saturday, August 24, 2019, 10:00am to 1:00pm
    Indiana County Back to School Bash
    Indiana County Back to School Bash
    Provides school supplies to children of Indiana County's low income families. Family activities, refreshments, clothing and haircuts are also provided.
    Church Street between 6th and 7th Street
    Indiana, PA 15701
    Eligibility: Children must be from families with incomes at or below 200% of the poverty level.
    Hours: August 17, 2019 from 9:00am to 12:30pm
    Indiana County Community Action Program
    Indiana County Community Action Program - Back to School Bash
    The Back to School Bash is an event where low income families can receive back to school supplies, clothing, and haircuts.
    Church Street
    Between 6th and 7th
    Indiana, PA 15701
    Eligibility: Low Income
    Hours: Weekdays, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Closed for lunch from noon to 1:00pm
    Join Hands Ministry
    Join Hands Ministry
    - "Where to turn" referrals - Limited direct financial assistance - Financial planning - Emergency heat response - Automobile repair - Furniture/household items/appliances/clothing/toiletries, etc - Back to school and holiday assistance - Guidance / Direct one-on-one mentoring - Links to faith based counseling and Connect to community and church affiliation - Life skill support - Coordinate Medical transportation - Volunteer opportunities
    51 South Church Street
    New Bloomfield , PA 17068
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Monday, 9:00am to 6:00pm
    Tuesday to Thursday, 9:00am to 1:00pm
    Keystone Mission
    Back to School Giveaway - Scranton - Keystone Mission
    Provides a backpack with school supplies and used/donated clothing. Service is available for K to 6th grade only. Pre-registation is required for this service. 2019 -Distribution of Back to School Backpack with supplies, Scranton- pick-up date is Wednesday, August 21st. Times to be announced. NOTE: 8/12/19 -REGISTRATION IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO THE HUGE RESPONSE. A limited number are available. SCHOOL CLOTHING - UNIFORMS Visit Kids Clothes Closet on Wednesdays, 10 am to 12 pm for donated gently used school uniforms and clothing. Located at 8 W. Olive St., Scranton.
    8 West Olive Street
    Scranton, PA 18508
    Hours: Seasonal Program; call for distribution dates
    Keystone Mission
    Back to School Giveway - Wilkes-Barre - Keystone Mission
    Provides a backpack with school supplies and used/donated clothing. Service is available for K to 6th grade only. Pre-registation is required for this service. 8/12/19 NOTE: REGISTRATION IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO THE HUGE RESPONSE. A limited number are available. DISTRIBUTION: Wilkes-Barre pick-up date is Friday, August 30th. Times to be announced. SCHOOL CLOTHING - UNIFORMS Visit Kids Clothes Closet on Wednesdays, 10 am to 12 pm for donated gently used school uniforms and clothing. Located at 290 Parkview Circle, Wilkes-Barre.
    290 Parkview Circle
    Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
    Hours: Seasonal Program; call for distribution dates
    Lititz United Methodist Church
    Lititz UMC - Clothing & School Supply Giveaway
    Clothing and School Supply Giveaway usually held on a Saturday in August. Items are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Clothing and school supply donations may be dropped off at the church by Sunday, August 13, 2017 (a drop box is located outside of the Open Door Clothing Bank doors located at Lititz UMC).
    201 East Market Street
    Lititz, PA 17543
    Eligibility: Clothing is open to all ages; School supply giveaway is open to children in elementary and secondary schools
    Hours: Saturday, August 19, 2017, 7:00am to 10:00am
    Living Hope Baptist Church
    Backpack Drive - Living Hope Baptist Church
    An annual backpack drive; backpacks are filled with school supplies and distributed to students in need prior to the start of the school year.
    4326 Cherry Lane Church Road
    Tannersville, PA 18372
    Lord's Pantry of Downingtown
    Lord's Pantry of Downingtown - School Supplies
    Each August, we distribute donated school supplies to registered families with school-age children. We provide new backpacks and school supplies. We welcome donations of school supplies in July.
    141 East Lancaster Avenue
    Downingtown, PA 19335
    Mason-Dixon Community Services
    Ready2Learn, School Supply Program
    School supply warehouse where teachers and families can "shop" free of charge for items that their low-income students are lacking. The store carries a wide variety of school supplies and can purchase items that are not stocked.
  • School supplies
    • Clothing store gift cards
    • Shoe store gift cards
  • 5 Pendyrus Street
    Suite 2
    Delta, PA 17314
    Eligibility: Low income residents living In Delta Borough, Peach Bottom Township, Fawn Grove Borough, Fawn Township, Lower Chanceford Township
    Hours: Ready2Learn is open for a week in August. (Dates vary each year. please call or see our website)
    Mason-Dixon Community Services
    Mason-Dixon Community Services
  • Food assistance
    • Energy assistance
    • Referrals
    • Counseling
    • Programs for children/WIC
    • Educational
    • Holiday adoptions
    • Ready2learn
    • Summer Day Camp
  • 5 Pendyrus Street
    Suite 2
    Delta, PA 17314
    Eligibility: Low income residents living In Delta Borough, Peach Bottom Township, Fawn Grove Borough, Fawn Township, Lower Chanceford Township
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00am to 12:00pm
    Mitzvah Circle Foundation
    Mitzvah Circle Foundation - School Supplies
    We provide high quality, gently used clothing, shoes, school supplies, diapers, baby gear, household items, toiletries, books, and more.
    P.O. Box 2130
    Blue Bell, PA
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    NHM, Hanover, Basic Needs - Clothing Vouchers (Gift Card) and School Supplies
  • Gift Cards to local thrift store or local discount store. Limited availability (once per year). Gift card/voucher may be used for: -Adult Clothing -Workforce Clothing -Baby Clothing -Children's Clothing
    • Back to School Daze Craze – One day each year where our guests can obtain items for back to school
  • 135 Baltimore Street
    Hanover, PA 17331
    Eligibility:
  • Those living in Hanover: Hanover, McSherrystown, Glenville, Littlestown School District or Littlestown address.
    • Under 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPIG). For 2019: 1 person household making under $24,980 2 person household making under $33,820 3 person household making under $42,660 4 person household making under $51,500 5 person household making under $60,340 6 person household making under $69,180 7 person household making under $78,020
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm and Tuesday/Thursday Evening and Saturday Morning for food pantry
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    NHM, Mechanicsburg, Basic Needs - Clothing Vouchers (Gift Card) and School Supplies
  • Gift Cards to local thrift store or local discount store. Limited availability (once per year). Gift card/voucher may be used for: -Adult Clothing -Workforce Clothing -Baby Clothing -Children's Clothing
    • Back to School Daze Craze – One day each year where our guests can obtain items for back to school
  • 5228 East Trindle Road
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
    Eligibility:
  • Those living in: Mechanicsburg, Camp Hill, Enola, Silver Springs Township, Shiremanstown, New Kingston, Summerdale
    • Household Inocme Under 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPIG). For 2019: 1 person household making under $24,980 2 person household making under $33,820 3 person household making under $42,660 4 person household making under $51,500 5 person household making under $60,340 6 person household making under $69,180 7 person household making under $78,020
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm and Tuesday/Thursday Evening and Saturday Morning for food pantry
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    NHM, New Oxford, Basic Needs - Clothing Vouchers (Gift Card) and School Supplies
  • Gift Cards to local thrift store or local discount store. Limited availability (once per year). Gift card/voucher may be used for: -Adult Clothing -Workforce Clothing -Baby Clothing -Children's Clothing
    • Back to School Daze Craze – One day each year where our guests can obtain items for back to school
  • 120 North Peter Street
    New Oxford, PA 17350
    Eligibility:
  • Must have a New Oxford address: New Oxford, East Berlin, Abbottstown, Conewago Valley School District.
    • Household Income Under 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPIG). For 2019: 1 person household making under $24,980 2 person household making under $33,820 3 person household making under $42,660 4 person household making under $51,500 5 person household making under $60,340 6 person household making under $69,180 7 person household making under $78,020
  • Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00am to 1:00pm and Tuesday Evening for food pantry
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    New Hope Ministries
  • Gift Cards to local thrift store or local discount store. Limited availability (once per year). Gift card/voucher may be used for: -Adult Clothing -Workforce Clothing -Baby Clothing -Children's Clothing
    • Back to School Daze Craze - One day each year where our guests can obtain items for back to school
  • 701 Bosler Avenue
    Lemoyne, PA 17043
    Eligibility:
  • Geographic Service Area See Note Below by Service Term.
    • Household Income Requirements: Under 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPIG). For 2019: 1 person household making under $24,980 2 person household making under $33,820 3 person household making under $42,660 4 person household making under $51,500 5 person household making under $60,340 6 person household making under $69,180 7 person household making under $78,020
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    NHM, West Shore/Lemoyne, Basic Needs - Clothing Vouchers (Gift Card) and School Supplies
  • Gift Cards to local thrift store or local discount store. Limited availability (once per year). Gift card/voucher may be used for: -Adult Clothing -Workforce Clothing -Baby Clothing -Children's Clothing
    • Back to School Daze Craze – One day each year where our guests can obtain items for back to school
  • 701 Bosler Avenue
    Lemoyne, PA 17043
    Eligibility:
  • Must live in: New Cumberland, Camp Hill, Wormleysburg, Lemoyne, Enola
    • Household Income Under 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPIG). For 2019: 1 person household making under $24,980 2 person household making under $33,820 3 person household making under $42,660 4 person household making under $51,500 5 person household making under $60,340 6 person household making under $69,180 7 person household making under $78,020
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm and 1st and 3rd Saturday 10:00am to 12:00pm by appointment for food pantry
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    New Hope Ministries
  • Gift Cards to local thrift store or local discount store. Limited availability (once per year). Gift card/voucher may be used for: -Adult Clothing -Workforce Clothing -Baby Clothing -Children's Clothing
    • Back to School Daze Craze - One day each year where our guests can obtain items for back to school
  • 62 North Main Street
    Dover, PA 17315
    Eligibility:
  • Geographic Service Area See Note Below by Service Term.
    • Household Income Requirements: Under 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPIG). For 2019: 1 person household making under $24,980 2 person household making under $33,820 3 person household making under $42,660 4 person household making under $51,500 5 person household making under $60,340 6 person household making under $69,180 7 person household making under $78,020
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    New Hope Ministries
  • Gift Cards to local thrift store or local discount store. Limited availability (once per year). Gift card/voucher may be used for: -Adult Clothing -Workforce Clothing -Baby Clothing -Children's Clothing
    • Back to School Daze Craze - One day each year where our guests can obtain items for back to school
  • 99 West Church Street
    Dillsburg, PA 17019
    Eligibility:
  • Geographic Service Area See Note Below by Service Term.
    • Household Income Requirements: Under 200% Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPIG). For 2019: 1 person household making under $24,980 2 person household making under $33,820 3 person household making under $42,660 4 person household making under $51,500 5 person household making under $60,340 6 person household making under $69,180 7 person household making under $78,020
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Project SHARE of Carlisle
    Project SHARE of Carlisle - Carlisle 4 Kids
    Free backpacks, school supplies and sneakers for kids in the Carlisle in need - event date for 2019: 07/28/2019.
    100 K Street
    Carlisle Expo Center
    Carlisle, PA 17013
    Eligibility: Kindergarten-12th Grade + Head Start and Children with an IEP (and siblings).
    Hours: Children with IEP and needing sensory friendly experience & their siblings: 11:00am to 12:00pm; Children L-12th Grade and Head Start, 2:00pm to 6:00pm
    Reading Recreation Commission
    Reading Recreation Commission - Back to School Bonanza
    Backpack/School Supply Giveaway usually held on a Saturday in August. Items are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Children can receive haircuts for $5. School uniform clothing will be available for $1/piece. DONATIONS NEEDED: Date/Time: Now through August 25, 2017 Location: Donations may be dropped off at Reading Recreation Commission,320 South 3rd Street, Reading, PA Donations Needed: - School supplies (backpacks, pencils/pens, spiral notebooks, sports equipment, crayons, notebook paper, rulers, erasers, pencil boxes, folders, binders) - Reading School District Uniforms (polo shirts and pants (navy, khaki, black) - Toiletry Items - Socks, sneakers and shoes
    320 South Third Street
    Reading, PA 19602
    Eligibility: Reading School District students in K-12 grades
    Hours: Saturday, August 25, 2018, 10:00am to 1:00pm
    Salvation Army - Greensburg Corps Worship and Service Center
    Salvation Army - Greensburg Corps and Worship and Service Center
    Emergency Assistance for financially struggling individuals and families in crisis seeking assistance for such things as food, clothing, shelter, rent, household utility expenses and similar miscellaneous living needs. Referrals made for assistance not offered at facility. May also offer seasonal assistance, such as Back-to-School and Project Bundle-Up where funds are available. Call for holiday programs (toys and food).
    131 East Otterman Street
    Greensburg, PA 15601
    Eligibility: Holiday Program is for children 12 and under.
    Hours: Weekdays, 9:00am to 3:00pm
    Salvation Army - Johnstown Worship and Service Center
    The Salvation Army Johnstown Office School Supplies
    School supplies for needy children going back to school.
    576 Vine Street
    Johnstown, PA 15901
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 4:00pm
    Salvation Army of Bloomsburg
    Stuff the Bus School Supplies Salvation Army of Bloomsburg
    Stuff the Bus is an annual program accepting donations of school supplies to provide free school supplies for Back to School students K-12. Stuff the Bus events held in July - supplies given out in August. Donations, sponsors welcomed. Program assists residents of Bloomsburg, Lightstreet, Mifflinville, Catawissa, Millville, New Media, Benton, Stillwater, Orangeville, Aristes, Centralia, Wilburton and Danville. Zip Codes 17815, 17839, 18631, 17820, 17846, 17858, 17814, 17878, 17859, 17920, 17927, 17888, 17821.
    345 Market Street
    Bloomsburg, PA 17815
    Eligibility: Students in grades K-12.
    Hours: Agency hours: Mon - Thurs 11 am - 2pm.
    Salvation Army of Lebanon
    Salvation Army of Lebanon - School Supplies
    Parents or guardians may register for school supplies on July 23 or July 24 from 10am to Noon or 1-3 pm. The following documents are required: -Original birth certificate -Proof of guardianship -ID with a Lebanon county address School supplies will be distributed at the same times as listed above on August 20, 2019 to registered children
    1031 Guilford Street
    Lebanon, PA 17046
    Eligibility: Lebanon county households with School-age children
    Hours: See Service Description
    Salvation Army of Lock Haven
    Salvation Army of Lock Haven - Bookbag Distribution
    2019 Bookbag give-away for school-age children in grades K through 12. Backpack also included in school supplies. Applications Dates: July 16th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm, July 17th from 9:00am to 11:00am and July 18th from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at the Salvation Army of Lock Haven. If unable to make it at these times please call for an appointment. DISTRIBUTION DATE: August 14th, 1 - 3 pm. Required pre-registration.
    119 East Church Street
    Lock Haven, PA 17745
    Salvation Army of State College
    Salvation Army of State College - Back-to-School Program
    Takes place in August. All of the children of pre-qualified families receive new backpacks, new clothing and new school supplies.
    2603 E College Ave
    Suite G
    State College, PA 16801
    Schuylkill United Way
    Stuff the Bus - Schuylkill United Way
    School supplies and backpacks are collected for the month of July. Backpacks are then filled with those supplies and distributed to each of our 16 partner agencies and local school districts to children in need throughout Schuylkill County. List of supplies needed are notebooks, pens, pencils, erasers, crayons, lined paper, rulers, scissors, folders and other miscellaneous items. Supplies can be dropped off at various locations in the county. Please call the office at 570-622-6421 for drop off sites as it changes from year to year.
    9 North Centre Street
    Suite 301
    Pottsville, PA 17901
    Eligibility: Pre-school age to high school students
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:30 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    United Way of Bucks County - Stuff the Bus 2018
    Provides brand new school supplies for low-income children across Bucks County.
    413 Hood Boulevard
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Verizon's School Rocks Backpack Giveaway - Chester; West Chester
    National backpack giveaway through TCC which is the largest Verizon Authorized Retailer. One backpack per child present will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. *This is a one day only: July 22nd 2018 1pm-4pm*.
    TCC Verizon West Chester
    1480 West Chester Pike
    West Chester, PA 19382
    Hours: Sunday, July 22nd 2018; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Shiloh and Calvary Baptist Churches Backpack Giveaway - Delaware; Chester City
    Chester City community block party.
    Hours: Saturday August 18th, 2018 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - First Baptist Church of Darby- Delaware County; Darby Borough
    Community Outreach featuring Evangelism, Health Screening, Book Bags and School Supplies Giveaways, and free refreshments. This event will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2019 time not finalized yet
    925 Summit Street
    Darby, PA 19023
    Hours: Saturday, August 24th 2019
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Delaware County Back to School Community Resource Fair - Delaware; Darby Borou
    Partnering with local vendors providing free school supplies, haircuts and hairstyles as well as refreshments
    Darby Recreation Center
    Darby, PA 19023
    Hours: Tuesday, September 4th 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Verizon's School Rocks Backpack Giveaway
    National backpack giveaway through TCC which is the largest Verizon Authorized Retailer. Backpack will be distributed and filled with various school supplies including pencils, paper, a pencil box, folders and glue. One backpack per child present will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. *This is a one day only: July 30th 2016 12pm-3pm*.
    625 West Chester Pike
    Havertown, PA 19083
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Tabor United Methodist Church Backpack Ministry
    They are giving away backpacks and school supplies Saturday August 17th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm 2019 in Weller Hall.
    Tabor United Methodist Church
    2209 Hendricks Station Road
    Woxall, PA
    Hours: Saturday, August 17th 2019 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Germantown Community Back to School Block Party - Philadelphia; Germantown
    Join Hope on the Hill CDC for our Annual Back to School Block Party. You don't want to miss this! We have a moon bounce, balloon twister, face painting, fire truck and arts and crafts tent for the children. We also have resource vendors such as the School District of Philadelphia, Philadelphia More Beautiful, PECO, Philadelphia Water Department, Career Link, Planned Parenthood, Cease Fire PA and much more. Your family will be also be to get health screenings and free vegetable vouchers from our other partnering providers.
    201-207 East Logan Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19144
    Eligibility: Must preregister at site below
    Hours: Saturday, August 25th 2018 - 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Verizon's School Rocks Backpack Giveaway - West Philadelphia
    National backpack giveaway through TCC which is the largest Verizon Authorized Retailer. One backpack per child present will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. *This is a one day only: July 21st 2019 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    3631 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Eligibility: Child must be present to receive backpack.
    Hours: Sunday, July 21st 2019; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Back to School Event - School District of Philadelphia
    Back to school event which will include a backpack giveaway, school registration, supportive services, informational sessions, student entertainment stage, and much more. *This is one day only: Thursday August 22nd 8am-3pm*.
    4021 Parkside Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Hours: Thursday, August 22nd 2019, 8:00am - 3:00pm.
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Conquerors Community Development Corporation (CCDC) Back to School Block Party
    A free backpack and school supplies giveaway for the kids, free food, face painting and other activities, vendors, consumer information for families, a surprise guest and more. Share this information with family, friends and neighbors who have children heading back to school in September.
    52nd and Whitby Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Hours: Saturday, August 11th 2018 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - 60th Street Health and Wellness community Summer Jam - Philadelphia; West Phil
    Family fun event with school supplies distributed during the event.
    60th Street between Chestnut and Arch
    Philadelphila, PA 19139
    Hours: Saturday, August 11th 2018 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Verizon's School Rocks Backpack Giveaway NW Philly
    National backpack giveaway through TCC which is the largest Verizon Authorized Retailer. One backpack per child present will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. *This is a one day only: July 22nd 1pm-4pm .
    7110 Ridge Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
    Hours: Sunday, July 22nd 2018 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Family Over Everything Foundation 4th Annual Backpack Giveaway - Philadelphia;
    Backpack giveaways while supplies last and free physicals. Hosted by Family Over Everything Foundation.
    900 Hunting Park Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    Hours: Saturday, August 10th 2019 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
    Service Organizations Offering Scholarships and/or One Time Events
    Social Friendship Lodge #42, School Supply Give Away
    2019 Backpack and School Supply Give Away. Saturday, August 3rd from 11:00am to 3:00pm Farquhar Park, Main Pavillion
    400 Masonic Drive (but give away is at F
    York, PA 17406
    Eligibility: Any community student
    Hours: Saturday, August 3rd from 11:00am to 3:00pm
    Single Parent Fellowship
    Single Parent Fellowship Services
    Provides help to single parents to assist them to develop life skills. Provides seminars & workshops and assists single parents to connect with resources as they navigate crisis situations. Provides toys at holidays and school supplies for back to school.
    PO Box 25
    Morrisville, PA 19067
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 10am to 5pm.
    Saturday 10am to 12pm.
    Slater Family Network
    Slater Family Network
    **NOTES** Currently open and running. Call to verify operating status as everything is changing daily and at a rapid pace. Providing information and referral, and programming. Services include: - Resources for food - Emergency food pantry (services Pan Argyl & Bangor SD) - On site Clothes Closet - Assistance with housing - Assistance with employment - Assistance with health insurance - Free dental care for adults and children - Free Mental Health Counseling for adults and children - Free vision care for students - School Supplies - Holiday Meals and Gifts
    187 Five Points Richmond Road
    Bangor, PA 18013
    Eligibility: Anyone living within the seven municipalities of Bangor Area School District who has needs
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 2:00pm
    Snyder County Children and Youth Services
    Back to School Supplies - Snyder County Children and Youth Services
    Provides free back to school supplies to families in need.
    713 Bridge Street
    Suite 15
    Selinsgrove, PA 17870
    Hours: Weekdays, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    St. John's Blymire's United Church of Christ
    Emmanuel's Closet
    Emmanuel's Closet is a clothing and food pantry sponsored by several local churches. They provide service for people who live in the Dallastown/Red Lion School districts. The closet is located in the basement of St. Paul's U.C.C., 205 W. Main St., Dallastown. They are open every Saturday from 9:00 am – Noon. St John's Blymire's is always looking for volunteers to help the 3rd Saturday of every month from 8:30 am – 12:15 pm. The contact phone number is 717-244-0655. The closet has other volunteer opportunities throughout the year for special projects and transitioning clothes between seasons. If you are interested in becoming a client or a volunteer, please contact the church office 717-244-0655.
    205 W. Main St
    Basement of St. Paul's U.C.C.
    Dallastown, PA 17313
    Eligibility: Red Lion and Dallastown School District residents
    Hours: Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00pm
    Stewart Avenue Lutheran Church
    Stewart Avenue Lutheran Church - Food Pantry
    Food pantry. Christmas gifts for client's children ages 12 and under. School supplies are available for client's children.
    2810 Brownsville Road
    Pittsburgh, PA 15227
    Hours: 3rd Saturday of the month, 10:00am to 11:30am
    Susquehanna County Interfaith - Community Ministry
    Back to School Shoe Program - Susquehanna County Interfaith
    Provides assistance for families by providing a new pair of shoes and a backpack with supplies for each child in the family during the months leading up to the start of school.
    17120 State Route 706
    Montrose, PA 18801
    Eligibility: Must be a resident of Susquehanna County
    Hours: Seasonal program operates from July - August
    The Good Samaritan Mission
    Free Clothing Mission - Good Samaritan Mission Danville
    **COVID-19 UPDATES** -The mission is currently closed. Emergency basis as needed. Phone only, call 570-275-2500. The Good Samaritan Mission is located on Ferry Street across from Cole’s Hardware in downtown Danville. For many years, the store has been a place of found treasure for thousands of visitors from our area in need of any one of the following items: Clothing (all types, boys and girls, babies, adult men and women, socks and underwear) Shoes Towels and washcloths Bed linens Hygiene Products (Giveaway the second Tuesday of every month) Visitors are greeted by our volunteers with a warm smile and a lending hand to make sure certain needs are met. All items are donated by our community members and are provided to qualified candidates free of charge. Give Aways and Drives The Good Samaritan Mission holds several giveaways throughout the year. Giveaways include items such as uniforms, winter coats, children’s backpacks, children’s socks and underwear, children’s winter boots and adult hygiene items. Call our store at 570-275-2500.
    487 Ferry Street
    Danville, PA 17821
    Eligibility: Residents of Danville Area School District who are in need.
    Hours: Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – noon Hygiene Products (Giveaway the second Tuesday of every month)
    To Fill a Backpack
    To Fill a Backpack
    Provides backpacks and school supplies to children in need.
    81 Burleson Avenue
    Roulette, PA 16746
    Eligibility: Call for more information.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania
    School Uniforms and Supplies - United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania
    Annual Back-to-School program provides supplies for children in need at the start of the school year. Uniforms available dependent on donations received.
    410 Olive Street
    Scranton, PA 18509
    Venango County Department of Human Services
    Venango County Department of Human Services - Main Complex - Community Support Services
    Provides a variety of services to assist adults and families with daily stressors like childcare, nutrition and clothing, health needs, utility, transportation, support groups, Life Coach for transition-aged youth, scholarship programs for summer camp and field trips, literacy programs, and employment services.
    1 Dale Avenue
    Franklin, PA 16323
    Eligibility: Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Verizon
    Verizon - Backpack Giveaway
    Free backpacks filled with school supplies will be given away on a first come, first service basis at participating local Wireless Zone stores on Sunday, July 21, 2019 1:00pm to 4:00pm. A child must be present to claim their free backpack. No purchases necessary. Click here for participating locations
    1717 Arch Street
    3rd Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    Eligibility: Average age is K-12
    Hours: 24/7
    Volunteers of America
    Volunteers of America - Operation Backpack
    New backpacks and school supplies are provided to underserved children to give them a jump start for a successful school year.
    2112 Walnut Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17103
    Eligibility: low income children
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania - Sharpsburg
    Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania - All of Us Care
    After school activities, including a computer center, homework help, Step-It-Up reading program, community service projects, bully prevention meetings, PNC financial literacy sessions, youth council and gym recreation. Other services include a summer program, computer and internet access for low-income families, high school Action Team club, and Operation Backpack to provide students with school supplies and books.
    1650 Main Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15215
    Eligibility: School-age students in the Lower Allegheny Valley area. Participation is open to any individual, family or organization located within those communities.
    Hours: Weekdays, 10am to 6pm
    Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania - Sharpsburg
    Volunteers of America - Operation Backpack
    New backpacks and school supplies are provided to underserved children to give them a jump start for a successful school year.
    600 Clay Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15215
    Eligibility: Low income children
    Hours: August 13, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Waynesboro Community & Human Services
    Clothing & Household Bank
    Thanks to donations from the community our clothing bank is well stocked with clothing, shoes and coats for men, women, and children. We also have household items such as dishes, pots and pans, small appliances, bedding, towels and miscellaneous items for our clients to select as needed. Visits are limited to once a week. There is no charge for any item in our clothing bank.
    123 Walnut Street
    Waynesboro, Pe 17268
    Eligibility: Must be a resident of Waynesboro or Greencastle Antrim School Districts. For school supplies, individuals will need the Social Security card for each child, as well as the last 30 days of income.
    Hours: DUE TO COVID-19, CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Monday, Tuesday, Friday 9:00 AM â?? 3:30 PM, Wednesday 9:00 AM â?? 12:00 PM, Thursday 1:00 PM â?? 6:00 PM
    Waynesboro Community & Human Services
    Back to School Supplies Event
    Children residing in the Waynesboro and Greencastle-Antrim School District are eligible for supplies that can be used for school. Supplies will be available for pick-up during the week of August 13-17, 2018. Individuals must call before then to receive services.
    123 Walnut Street
    Waynesboro, Pe 17268
    Eligibility: Must be a resident of Waynesboro or Greencastle Antrim School Districts.
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM, Wednesday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Thursday 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Wesley Church
    Wesley Church - Backpack Giveaway
    Giveaway: Saturday, August 17, 2019, 9:00am to 1:00pm Backpack/School Supply Giveaway usually held on a Saturday in August. Items are available on a first-come, first-served basis. DONATIONS NEEDED: Date/Time: Now through August 3, 2019 Location: Donations may be dropped off at Wesley Church, 2540 Center Street, Bethlehem, PA 18017 Donations Needed: - School supplies (pencils, crayons, markers, dry erase markers, rulers, folders, 1 subject notebooks, children’s safety scissors, small packs of tissues, erasers, pencil/pen cases, glue sticks) - Socks (for boys or girls; sock sizes small and medium) - Underwear (for boys or girls; sizes 4-10/12)
    2540 Center Street
    Bethlehem, PA 18017
    Eligibility: Backpack giveaway is open to children in elementary schools
    Hours: Donation Drop-off: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm
    Wilkes University
    SHINE Program Free School Supplies for Children during COVID-19 Pandemic
    SHINE program plans to distribute free school supplies for children in the SHINE program. The supplies will be given away at the three schools where centers are located. The drop offs will occur during school lunch distribution. - Hanover- 5/6/20 at 11:30am-12:30pm in the parking lot at Memorial - Nanticoke-5/6/20 11:30am-12:30pm in the high school lot - Pittston Area- 5/8/20 11am-12pm at the Intermediate Center - Kistler Elementary- Wednesday, April 29, 11:30-12pm at the Hanover St./cafeteria doors. - Heights Elementary- Wednesday, April 29, 12:15-12:45pm inside the South doors. -State St. Elementary-Wednesday, April 29, 11:30-12pm under the yellow awning at the front entrance Other distribution dates at other SHINE school will be announced. Supplies will be safely packaged in plastic and will include a variety of items intended to support learning activities at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, such as notebooks, crayons, glue sticks and construction paper. Packetts will also include information about resources and learning activities. All distributions will be in the parking lots at the schools, near where lunches are distributed. Social distancing guidelines willbe observed.
    84 West South Street
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18766
    Eligibility: Students enrolled in SHINE program.
    YMCA of York County
    Southern Community Services at YMCA of York County Southern Branch

    NOTE: as of April 9, 2020 The FOOD PANTRY service is currently OPEN WITH MODIFIED SERVICES. Drive-up distribution on Mondays at 9:00am and Wednesdays at 1:00pm. The pantry will stay open a minimum of one hour or until we serve everyone in line and resources permit. NOTE: Delivery service will be available for anyone unable to get to the service site. Please, let SCS staff know. Normal operations will resume when directed to do so. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding. --- CURRENTLY, CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE With:
  • Applications For LIHEAP, Utility Programs, Pace, Rent Rebate, Welfare, Dollar Energy, Housing, & Childcare Assistance ALSO:
    • Senior Programs
    • Monthly Food Distribution; Bag A Lunch Program
    • Pet Pantry
    • Back To School Programs for School Supplies (FOR 2019:from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through August 9) Signing up: Parents and guardians of students in grades K-12 who attend school in the participating districts can call 727-235-0446, ext. 403 or 408, to see if they qualify for the program. Eligible families must provide proof of income.
    • Holiday Share Program
    • Baby Closet
    • Case Management
    • Youth Advisory Board To Involve Youth In Community Service Projects For S.C.S. And The Area That S.C.S. Serves. For Any Student Attending Dallastown, Southern, Or Southeastern Middle Schools Or High Schools
  • 100 Constitution Avenue
    Shrewsbury, PA 17361
    Eligibility: All Welcome
    Hours: •CURRENT (4/9/20): Pantry will be open Mondays at 9:00am and Wednesdays at 1:00pm.
    York City School District
    York City School District, Special Events, Back To School - Aug. 17, 2019
    The School District of the City of York holds many events throughout the year to bring together students, families, staff and the community. The following is scheduled: BACK TO SCHOOL RESOURCE FAIR Saturday, August 17 from noon to 4 p.m. at Penn Park
  • Along with a backpack giveaway, a variety of activities and entertainment will be provided for the children.
    • Activities include face paintings, a bounce house, basketball drills and a splash pad. The YWCA York's Temple Guard will perform.
    • Donations of backpacks and school supplies will be accepted until Saturday, July 27, at the following locations: York City Hall, l01 South George St. State Rep. Carol Hill-Evans' office, 50 E. North Street The Underground, 683 E. Market St.
    • Sunday, Aug. 18, participating barbershops and salons in York City will provide children with free haircuts at their locations. FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL IS: August 20th for grades 1st through 12th and August 21st for Kindergarten
  • 31 North Pershing Avenue
    at Administration Office
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: City of York residents
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church - Marietta
    Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church - Donegal Tools 4 School
    School Supply Giveaway usually held on a Saturday in August. Items are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
    1290 River Road
    Marietta, PA 17547
    Eligibility: Donegal School District students only, in grades K-12
    Hours: Saturday, August 10, 2019, 10:00am to 12:00pm
    Berks County Juvenile Probation
    ACT 53
    Boro Women & Family Services
    Boro Women & Family Services - School Needs Assistance
    Boyertown Area Multi-Service
    Boyertown Area Multi-Service - School Supplies
    Center for Community Resources
    Center for Community Resources - Back to School
    City Rescue Mission
    City Rescue Mission - School Supplies
    Community Reach, Inc.
    Community Reach, Inc.
    Cradles to Crayons
    Cradles To Crayons - School Supplies
    Feed My Sheep Outreach Ministries
    Feed My Sheep Outreach Ministries
    First Presbyterian Church of York
    First Presbyterian Church of York, The Caring Ministry
    Greater Waynesburg Christian Outreach
    Greater Waynesburg Christian Outreach - School Clothes Drive
    Grove City Area United Way
    Grove City Area United Way - School Supplies
    Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley
    Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley - Back to School Giveaway
    Indiana County Back to School Bash
    Indiana County Back to School Bash
    Indiana County Community Action Program
    Indiana County Community Action Program - Back to School Bash
    Join Hands Ministry
    Join Hands Ministry
    Keystone Mission
    Back to School Giveaway - Scranton - Keystone Mission
    Keystone Mission
    Back to School Giveway - Wilkes-Barre - Keystone Mission
    Lititz United Methodist Church
    Lititz UMC - Clothing & School Supply Giveaway
    Living Hope Baptist Church
    Backpack Drive - Living Hope Baptist Church
    Lord's Pantry of Downingtown
    Lord's Pantry of Downingtown - School Supplies
    Mason-Dixon Community Services
    Ready2Learn, School Supply Program
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    NHM, Hanover, Basic Needs - Clothing Vouchers (Gift Card) and School Supplies
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    NHM, Mechanicsburg, Basic Needs - Clothing Vouchers (Gift Card) and School Supplies
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    NHM, New Oxford, Basic Needs - Clothing Vouchers (Gift Card) and School Supplies
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    New Hope Ministries
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    New Hope Ministries
    New Hope Ministries, (NHM)
    New Hope Ministries
    Project SHARE of Carlisle
    Project SHARE of Carlisle - Carlisle 4 Kids
    Reading Recreation Commission
    Reading Recreation Commission - Back to School Bonanza
    Salvation Army - Greensburg Corps Worship and Service Center
    Salvation Army - Greensburg Corps and Worship and Service Center
    Salvation Army - Johnstown Worship and Service Center
    The Salvation Army Johnstown Office School Supplies
    Salvation Army of Bloomsburg
    Stuff the Bus School Supplies Salvation Army of Bloomsburg
    Salvation Army of Lebanon
    Salvation Army of Lebanon - School Supplies
    Salvation Army of Lock Haven
    Salvation Army of Lock Haven - Bookbag Distribution
    Salvation Army of State College
    Salvation Army of State College - Back-to-School Program
    Schuylkill United Way
    Stuff the Bus - Schuylkill United Way
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    United Way of Bucks County - Stuff the Bus 2018
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Verizon's School Rocks Backpack Giveaway - Chester; West Chester
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - First Baptist Church of Darby- Delaware County; Darby Borough
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Delaware County Back to School Community Resource Fair - Delaware; Darby Borou
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Verizon's School Rocks Backpack Giveaway
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Germantown Community Back to School Block Party - Philadelphia; Germantown
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Verizon's School Rocks Backpack Giveaway - West Philadelphia
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Back to School Event - School District of Philadelphia
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Conquerors Community Development Corporation (CCDC) Back to School Block Party
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - 60th Street Health and Wellness community Summer Jam - Philadelphia; West Phil
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    Backpacks - Verizon's School Rocks Backpack Giveaway NW Philly
    SEPA Back to School Information 2018
    SEPA Back to School - Family Over Everything Foundation 4th Annual Backpack Giveaway - Philadelphia;
    Service Organizations Offering Scholarships and/or One Time Events
    Social Friendship Lodge #42, School Supply Give Away
    Slater Family Network
    Slater Family Network
    Snyder County Children and Youth Services
    Back to School Supplies - Snyder County Children and Youth Services
    St. John's Blymire's United Church of Christ
    Emmanuel's Closet
    Stewart Avenue Lutheran Church
    Stewart Avenue Lutheran Church - Food Pantry
    Susquehanna County Interfaith - Community Ministry
    Back to School Shoe Program - Susquehanna County Interfaith
    The Good Samaritan Mission
    Free Clothing Mission - Good Samaritan Mission Danville
    To Fill a Backpack
    To Fill a Backpack
    United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania
    School Uniforms and Supplies - United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania
    Venango County Department of Human Services
    Venango County Department of Human Services - Main Complex - Community Support Services
    Volunteers of America
    Volunteers of America - Operation Backpack
    Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania - Sharpsburg
    Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania - All of Us Care
    Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania - Sharpsburg
    Volunteers of America - Operation Backpack
    Waynesboro Community & Human Services
    Clothing & Household Bank
    Wesley Church
    Wesley Church - Backpack Giveaway
    Wilkes University
    SHINE Program Free School Supplies for Children during COVID-19 Pandemic
    YMCA of York County
    Southern Community Services at YMCA of York County Southern Branch
    York City School District
    York City School District, Special Events, Back To School - Aug. 17, 2019
    Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church - Marietta
    Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church - Donegal Tools 4 School
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