Back to School - Donate, Volunteer, Attend!
You can donate dollars or items to Rosetta Jackson, 314-583-7461, by July 15. After that date, we'll purchase items from the dollars raised.
Please drop off donations on July 23 and 24 from 10 am-8 pm at the Last Days Apostolic Church, 3311 Pennsylvania Ave, St. Louis, MO 63118.
You may also purchase items from the Amazon Wish List,
We have three dates that we need volunteers. Last Days Apostolic Church, 3311 Pennsylvania Ave is the location for all work days.
Thursday, July 25 at 6:30-8:30 pm
Stage for back pack assembly. We'll unpack the donated items and set them up for to assemble backpacks the following Saturday.
Saturday, July 27 at 10 am-3 pm
Assemble backpacks - we'll place items into the backpacks in preparation for the Back to School event.
Saturday, August 3 from 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Back to School - the main event! We'll need assistance setting up tables, chairs, tents, backpacks, food/beverage and other items. During the event we'll need help in various areas and finally, clean up.
To sign up for one or more days, please click the SignUpGenius link below.
Prepare you student for back to school! We welcome all St. Louis Public School families to attend. We'll have supplies for K-12 students based on the SLPS supply lists. We will have some uniforms, shoes, and household cleaning supplies in addition to the backpacks filled with school supplies.
There will be food and beverages for all! There will also be family friendly activities while you wait.
All parents and/or guardians must have a photo ID to attend. Registration at check-in is required.
This event is organized by the Last Days Apostolic Church and co-sponsored by the Benton Park West Neighborhood Association, 9th Ward Alderman Dan Guenther, and 78th District, Marty Murray, Jr.