School supplies donation drive now through July 19

062121 OGB supply drive

(Updated July 16, 2021) 

The deadline to drop off your school supply donation has been extended to Monday, July 19, at 10:00 a.m.

(June 21, 2021 - Blue Ash)

The City of Blue Ash is teaming up with Operation Give Back (OGB) for a school supplies donation drive for local students.

Bring your donation of new school supplies to the Blue Ash Recreation Center, 4433 Cooper Road, and place them in the OGB barrel located in the entrance lobby.  

The collection runs today through July 16.

Below is a list of needed items:

  • backpacks students grades 5 12
  • children's scissors
  • wide tipped washable markers
  • pencil box/pouch
  • two-pocket folders
  • box of pencils
  • sets of color pencils
  • sets of pens (blue or black ink only please)
  • pencil sharpeners
  • fine tip washable color markers
  • composition notebooks
  • 1.5 inch binders (3 ring notebooks)
  • wide ruled filler paper
  • single subject notebooks
  • headphones (earbuds and over the head)

Prior to the start of school, OGB distributes 700 backpacks filled with school supplies to area students.

Thank you for your participation. If you have any questions, call OGB at (513) 489-2023.