Add to calendar

The UT Health Science Center is partnering with Omega Ministries to distribute backpacks full of school supplies to K-12 students in the Memphis community – and we need your help to fill the backpacks!

UTHSC will be collecting donations of school supplies at several buildings on campus now through Friday, July 30. Monetary donations are also accepted! If you would prefer to make a monetary donation, please contact Sally Badoud at

Bring your donation to the Madison Plaza on Tuesday, July 27 or Wednesday, July 28 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm and receive a FREE UTHSC gaiter!


Requested School Supplies

  • #2 pencils, 12-pack
  • colored pencils, 12-pack
  • washable markers, 10-count
  • crayons, 24-count
  • glue sticks
  • scissors
  • notebook paper
  • composition notebooks
  • pocket folders
  • highlighters, 4-pack
  • pens, 10-pack
  • rulers

Donation Drop-Off Locations

Security Desks at:

  • General Education Building
  • Hyman Building
  • Madison Plaza
  • Pauline Building
  • Pharmacy Building
  • Van Vleet Building

Front Entrances of:

  • Cancer Research Building
  • Coleman Building
  • Dunn Building
  • Molecular Sciences Building
  • Physical Plant
  • Student-Alumni Center
  • Translational Science Research Building

Event Details

  • Huynh, Thuy Thanh

1 person is interested in this event

User Activity

No recent activity

Planning an Event?

Submit your own event by using our simple event submission form. It only takes a minute!