school supplies

Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church in Mount Airy gave away 2,000 backpacks at McCloskey Elementary School Saturday during its annual giveaway event.
Antionette Lee | KYW Newsradio
Antionette Lee
August 25, 2018 - 3:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — To make the first-day-of-school process a little easier for families — and a lot more exciting — one local church hosted its 14th annual pep rally and book bag giveaway ahead of the start of classes. Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church in Mount Airy gave away 2,000...
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Hundreds lined up along North 22nd Street outside of Saudia Shuler's restaurant for the 11th annual book bag giveaway.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
August 21, 2018 - 9:46 pm
NORTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The North Philadelphia mom known for her lavish prom send-offs and over the top community giveaways is at it again a week after the feds accused her of fraud. Saudia Shuler, the 44-year-old owner of Country Cookin' who was indicted for Social Security fraud on...
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Barbers offered free haircuts for kids during the event.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
August 16, 2018 - 3:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The School District of Philadelphia hosted its 10th annual back to school celebration to help kids and families get ready to head back to the classroom. During Thursday's event at the School of the Future in West Philadelphia, officials gave away more than 8,000...
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Students from the Community College of Philadelphia collected school supplies to give to local elementary students and their teachers.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
August 14, 2018 - 8:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Students from the Community College of Philadelphia volunteered their time, effort and resources to help hundreds of kids go back to school with the supplies they need. The book bag drive and collection for school supplies was spearheaded by students at CCP. "This...
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Former Phillies second baseman and coach Mickey Morandini, now a team ambassador, speaks with a youngster about the supplies she'll need for school this fall.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
July 31, 2018 - 7:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies and the Liberty USO teamed up Tuesday to distribute backpacks and school supplies to the children of military service members. Phillies fans also played a big part in the giveaway for some 100 youngsters from across the region. John Brazer, publicity...
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