DETROIT – A coalition of Detroit area churches, Oak Grove African Methodist Episcopal Church, Berean Chapel and Christian Gospel Center have joined together for their fourth annual back to school rally.
The rally will free food, activities and games but the major focus is to ensure that students who attend are equipped with school supplies for the upcoming school year.
The event takes place tomorrow Saturday Aug. 3 beginning at 8:30 a.m. and runs until 1 p.m. and is open to pre-school through 12th grade students.
Backpacks with supplies will be handed out on a first come first served basis.
The event will take place at Oak Grove AME Church at 19801 Cherrylawn. Students and parents are asked to register beginning at 8:30 a.m.