Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive

Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive

Collecting supplies and donations to give students and teachers access to the materials they need

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 09:52 AM CDT

Rapper Common Surprises Students at NY School, Donates Money

Rapper Common Surprises Students at NY School, Donates Money

Oscar and Grammy winner Common surprised a group of New York students by donating $10,000 to help their teachers buy supplies like calculators and science kits. The rapper-actor partnered with the nonprofit...

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 at 05:42 PM CDT

Some Look to VR for the Future of Classroom Learning

Some Look to VR for the Future of Classroom Learning

Instead of reading about cell biology, or even watching a very cool video on cell biology, imagine you could shrink down small enough to go inside a cell and observe biochemical reactions up close. And what...

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 06:36 PM CDT

'Back to School' Sales Starting Early Summer for Retailers

'Back to School' Sales Starting Early Summer for Retailers

Forget buying your children's school supplies in late August - retailers like Wal-Mart are starting sales in late June and early July this summer.

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 02:42 PM CDT

Supporting Our Schools

Supporting Our Schools

Discussing the Supporting Our Schools campaign with Connie Yates, the Marketing and Communications Director for Tom Thumb, and Kati Tollison, Vice President of Programs for Communities In Schools of Greater...

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 02:40 PM CDT

Supporting Our Schools

Supporting Our Schools

Discussing the Supporting Our Schools campaign with Tasha Moore, Chief Strategy Officer of the Communities In Schools of North Texas Chapter, and Kendria Taylor, Communities In Schools of the Dallas Region Board...

What We're Doing

NBC 5 and Telemundo 39 are teaming up for Supporting Our Schools, an initiative to help students served by Communities in Schools who are in need of school supplies for the upcoming year. You can make your donation at the register of any participating Albertsons and Tom Thumb grocery store in North Texas through July 29.