West Columbia Partners with Local Churches for Back-2-School Supply Drive and Distribution

By July 27, 2020Headlines

West Columbia, SC (July 27, 2020, at 10:05 AM) – In partnership with the West Columbia Police Department, the City of West Columbia, the West Columbia Fire Department, and 12 Springs Community Church, Brookland United Methodist Church is hosting a Back-2-School Giveaway on August 22, 2020, from 2 PM until 6 PM.

Donation Information
Donations of NEW School Supplies are needed in the form of book-bags, notebook paper, pencils, crayons, glue sticks, composition notebooks, and tissues. Monetary donations will also be accepted to purchase supplies. All donations must be made by August 21, 2020.

Donation Drop-Off Locations:

Brookland United Methodist Church
541 Meeting Street West Columbia, SC 29169

West Columbia Police Department
200 North 12th Street West Columbia, SC 29169
803-794-0721 Ext. 827

The Police Department will pick up donations for contactless donations.

West Columbia Fire Department
610 North 12th Street West Columbia, SC 29169

School Supply Giveaway
The event will be held in the parking lot of Brookland United Methodist Church, at 541 Meeting Street, West Columbia, SC, 2 PM – 6 PM, on August 22, 2020. School Supplies will be handed out in the form of a drive-thru to promote social distancing. Kona Ice of Sumter/West Columbia will be providing FREE shaved ice to each family. The first 500 students will receive a book-bag and school supplies. The child must be present to receive the supplies.