Comerica Bank is hosting a school supply drive now through Aug. 19 throughout Michigan in conjunction with Operation: Kid Equip to help those children who are unable to purchase the proper or ample supplies.
The supplies will be donated to children in Michigan following the end of the drive, according to a press release, which is where Operation: Kid Equip, a non-profit Michigan organization that connects the supplies with students in need.
Comerica is asking anyone who wishes to donate to bring the supplies to the lobby of their local branch, where a donation box will be available.
This includes branches in Macomb Township and 195 other locations across the state.
- 21455 21 Mile and Card
- 15301 Hall Road and Hayes
- 15251 24 Mile Road and Hayes
Supplies on the wish list include:
- pens, pencils
- crayons, markers
Operation: Kid Equip will follow up the supply drive with a "Backpackpalooza Detroit" event for Aug. 27, in which the first 1,000 kids who qualify as in-need will receive a free backpack filled with school supplies, hygiene products and a piggy bank.