NASHVILLE, TN - A Nashville organization called Creative Girls Rock is going to distribute more than 3,500 backpacks filled with school supplies to students in the area.
Creative Girls Rock is partnering with Metro Nashville Police Department, Boys & Girls Club of Middle TN, Girls Inc. of YMCA of Middle TN, Beautiful Spirited Women, and more local organizations in holding the third annual charity event called Back-to-School Bash. The event will be held on August 14 starting from 9:00 a.m.
Leading up to the event, there will be a designated place for the people who want to ship or drop off their donations. They will accept donations in the form of school supplies such as colored pencils, crayons, folders, composition books, glue sticks, pencils, scissors, erasers, markers, jump drives, highlighters, rulers, earphones, and pencil sharpeners.
The backpack will then be filled with each of the school supplies that have been donated and distributed in different areas. The organization will accept donations until August 6, and the donation can be shipped or dropped off at the Metro Nashville Police Department Family Services at 610 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37210.
Back-to-School Bash has announced the nine locations where the backpacks will be distributed. The nine areas are:
- Andrew Jackson - 916 16th Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37208
- Cleveland Park - 610 Vernon Winfrey Avenue, Nashville, TN 37207
- Eagle View - 1470 Eagle View Blvd, Antioch, TN 37013
- Franklin Clubhouse - 129 Fowlkes Street, Suite 1000, Franklin, TN 37064
- Fairview Clubhouse - 1814 Fairview Boulevard, Fairview, TN 37062
- Cornerstone Church - 726 W Old Hickory Blvd, Madison, TN 37115
- Metro Southeast - 1417 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37217
- McKissack Middle School (DRIVE-IN ONLY) - 915 38th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37209
- Pearl Cohn High School - 904 26th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208
Make sure to drop your donation, and let the people around you who need this new backpack know about Back-to-School Bash! For more information, visit their official website right here.
This is original content from NewsBreak’s Creator Program. Join today to publish and share your own content.