More than 500 students to receive free school supplies

stock-footage-detroit-mi-circa-a-pan-shot-of-detroit-rescue-mission-ministries-in-detroit-miWith school is fast approaching, more than 500 metro Detroit school kids will receive new backpacks filled with school supplies from Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries (DRMM).

“An important annual tradition that puts smiles on the faces of school boys and girls and their parents, and lets them know people here in metro Detroit really care,” said Chad Audi, DRMM president and CEO. “Helping neighbors in need is always a noble thing to do especially when done in a way that promotes their dignity.”The nonprofit has been empowering the poor and the homeless in the area since 1909.

The school items would be given to needy kids at the following metro Detroit venues and dates:

Saturday August 22, 2015
New St. Paul Tabernacle COGIC
15340 Southfield Rd, Detroit, MI 48223
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Wednesday August 26, 2015
Lighthouse Outreach Center (a DRMM facility)
28571 Gratiot Ave, Roseville, MI 48066
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Friday August 28, 2015
138 Stimson Street Detroit MI 48201
Time: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday August 29 2015
Dearborn Track Club Ford Field
22051 Cherry Hill St, Dearborn MI 48124
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Contact DRMM for any questions or concerns at 313-993-4700 or

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