8. The Salvation Army Homewood/Brushton 

The Salvation Army’s Family Fun Day and Back-to-School Carnival will take place on Aug. 16 from 4 to 6 p.m. at 8020 Frankstown Ave. Arrive early; the first 100 children will receive a free book bag.

9. Community Empowerment Association

The Community Empowerment Association’s annual Back-to-School Supply Drive is Aug. 24 from noon to 3 p.m. at 7120 Kelly Street. Collected items, including spiral notebooks, calculators, uniforms and glue sticks, will be distributed at The Gazebo in Homewood at the corner of N. Homewood and Frankstown avenues.