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DASD Clothing Drive Event Brings Community Together

Downingtown, PA — The Downingtown Area School District (DASD) is thrilled to announce its upcoming Clothing Drive, scheduled to take place on October 23, 2023, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Downingtown Middle School. This event aims to unite the community in a philanthropic endeavor while promoting camaraderie and goodwill.

Attendees of the event can anticipate an engaging evening filled with music and energy, courtesy of a DJ who will be keeping the atmosphere lively. Furthermore, the organizers are working diligently to secure the presence of a prominent Philadelphia athlete, offering attendees the opportunity to meet and greet this sports figure and even snap a memorable photo together.

The admission fee for this event is a simple yet impactful one: the donation of gently used or brand new coats, hats, gloves, scarves and other winter wear. This innovative approach to entry underscores the commitment of DASD and its partners to uplift the community while aiding those less fortunate. All donated clothes will contribute directly to helping individuals and families in need, embodying the spirit of compassion and support that DASD holds dear.

“We believe in the power of unity and giving back to our community,” stated Justin Brown, DEI Director at DASD. “The Clothing Drive is not just about collecting clothes; it's about coming together as a community, making a positive impact, and having a great time doing so.”

Adding to the evening's excitement, the event will feature the presence of Miss Pennsylvania and ToppFlight, one of Philadelphia's most renowned and humorous comedians and Philadelphia Eagles Olamide Zaccheaus. Their participation is sure to add a touch of elegance and entertainment, making the event an enjoyable experience for attendees of all ages.

DASD encourages everyone in the community to mark their calendars for October 23, 2023, and participate in this heartwarming event. Don't miss the chance to contribute to a worthy cause, interact with local celebrities, and enjoy a night of music and laughter.

To learn more about DASD’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion program, please