Pick Up Free Supplies at Back-to-School Drive Aug 27


The Columbia Heights Police Department, in partnership with local organizations, is hosting a school supply distribution & supply drive on Thu, Aug 27, at Murzyn Hall. The event is scheduled for 3 to 7 pm, rain or shine.

Participating organizations will be giving away backpacks filled with school supplies, housing assistance resources, informational handouts, and free pizza courtesy of T-Rock Pizza. Attendees are encouraged to drive-up (please see the map below), but walk-ups are also welcome. Please follow social distancing guidelines. Facemasks are encouraged. Supplies are limited for this event.

Back to School Event

Participating Organizations:

  • Columbia Heights Police Department
  • Columbia Heights Public Schools
  • Guild
  • HOPE 4 Youth
  • Southern Anoka Community Assistance
  • Ten Thirty House
  • T-Rock Pizza
  • YMCA

Local community members can get involved by donating diapers and hygiene products for Southern Anoka Community Assistance.

For more information, please contact Captain Matt Markham at MMarkham@columbiaheightsmn.gov.