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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 16, 2018 at 05:15 PM CDT

Nonprofit CIS Gives Student, 18, Hope for Future

Nonprofit CIS Gives Student, 18, Hope for Future

Students find support through the nonprofit Communities in Schools. The help is as basic as school supplies to academic support to more complicated issues at home.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 01:04 PM CDT

Level Pathways Program Supports Homeless Students

Level Pathways Program Supports Homeless Students

The Level Pathways non-profit in Irving is supporting students left homeless, the Embrace program is even helping students finish high school and college.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 12:55 PM CDT

Level Pathways Program for Homeless Youth

Level Pathways Program for Homeless Youth

The Level Pathways non-profit in Irving is supporting students left homeless, the Embrace program is even helping students finish high school and college.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 12:12 PM CDT

Level Pathways Focuses on Homeless Youth

Level Pathways Focuses on Homeless Youth

The non-profit Level Pathways is helping create a support system for homeless youth, the "Embrace" program specifically focuses on students who have no parents and are simply trying to finish high...

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 06:23 PM CDT

Harvard Dropouts Help High Schoolers With College Process

Harvard Dropouts Help High Schoolers With College Process

When middle school friends Zack Perkins and Johan Zhang were trying to get into college, they say they had little guidance. Their public school guidance counselor had hundreds of other students, and they didn't...

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 09:11 AM CDT

NYC Teachers to Get 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

NYC Teachers to Get 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

New York City will provide six weeks of parental leave at full salary for all of its public school teachers.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 08:13 AM CDT

Outsourcing School Lunch: Food Deliveries Are Remaking Meals

Outsourcing School Lunch: Food Deliveries Are Remaking Meals

Families around the country are finding new options for their children's midday meal thanks to a growing number of delivery options catering to students. Some deliver to the schools, others to homes. As for...

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 01:10 PM CDT

Student Feels Like 'Superhero' With Help From Communities

Student Feels Like 'Superhero' With Help From Communities

NBC5, T39, Albertson's and Tom Thumb joined once again to launch the school supply drive called Supporting Our Schools.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 11:41 AM CDT

How to Help 'Supporting Our Schools' at the Checkout Lane

How to Help 'Supporting Our Schools' at the Checkout Lane

For many families, back to school can be stressful as they try to figure out how to pay for school supplies. A $10 donation can help a student have everything they need. Donations can be made at Albertsons...

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2018 at 04:05 AM CDT

US to Stop Advising Schools to Consider Race in Admissions

US to Stop Advising Schools to Consider Race in Admissions

The Trump administration said the government would no longer encourage schools to use race as a factor in the admissions process, rescinding Obama-era guidance meant to promote diversity among students. The...

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 and the Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities 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 July 1 through July 28.

Students Reached

Here's how many students have been helped since 2018 through the Supporting our Schools initiative:

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