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Detroit – Will you help us to be a blessing to others! New Providence Baptist Church will gladly accept your new and gently used men, women and children clothing, coats, shoes and accessories on Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. for their One Day Community Clothing, Coats and Shoes Donation Drive.   All of the items will be given away in March during the church 18th Bi-Annual Free Clothing, Shoes and Food Giveaway.

New Providence Baptist Church will accept:  new and gently used men, women, infant and children clothing, coats, shoes, jewelry, purses, ties, belts, gloves, hats, scarves, umbrellas, baby items, car seats, playpens, strollers, walkers, wheelchairs, bicycles, toys, and children books.   *We are especially in need of men and children items due to high demand.   The church will not accept undergarments, swimming suits, wigs, lingerie, socks, bedding, stuffed animals, furniture or any item with stains, ripped, faded, dirty or broken.

New Providence Baptist Church is located at 18211 Plymouth Road, Detroit, MI  48228 (corner of Plymouth Road and Southfield).   The church telephone number is (313) 837-0818   Dr. Everett N. Jennings, Sr. Pastor  All donations must be clean and in good condition, folded or on hangers. We ask that you please separate the bag by type (e.g. men, children, women) to help the volunteers with sorting the donations.   New Providence Baptist Church will not sell the items.  All donations are tax deductible.     You will receive a tax donation letter when you make a donation towards the drive.  Please drive around to banquet door #20 when you  drop off your donations on Saturday, February 17, 2018.

New Providence Baptist Church has clothed nearly 33,000 individuals and fed over 68,000 through their “FREE Bi-Annual” giveaway with the support of local churches,  Forgotten Harvest, MGM Grand Detroit and the Metropolitan Detroit community.  Supporters state that they like to donate to New Providence Baptist Church because New Providence is a giving church and they enjoy being a blessing to the Metropolitan Detroit community.

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EST)

New Providence Baptist Church

18211 Plymouth Road

Detroit, MI 48228

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So clean out your closets, drawers, spare room, basement, children toy box and donate your items on Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Help us become a blessing to those Metropolitan Detroit families in need of clothing, coats, food, shoes and more.  If you would like to volunteer your time, become a vendor or sponsor please contact Lisa Benjamin at the church office  (313) 837-0818 or email her through eventbrite by clicking on the green attend event/register button on the eventbrite page.

Please watch the New Providence Baptist Church Clothing Donation Drive interview with WXYZ News Anchor Anu Prakash on 9/9/17 on WXYZ. Please click on the link below and share with your networks and post on social media.

Please watch the New Providence Baptist Church FREE Food, Clothing, Shoes & More Giveaway interview with WDIV News Anchor Evrod Cassimy in 2015: Please click on the link below and share with your networks and post on social media.

Please feel free to share this  eventbrite message and the free giveaway videos with your networks and post on social media.  Thank you for your support to help make this event a blessing to Metropolitan Detroit families in need!

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See you on Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

New Providence Baptist Church

Dr. Everett N. Jennings, Sr. Pastor

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