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

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

803-791-1450

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

803-791-4440

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.