Open Closet for Allentown Residents


Allentown, PA. – The National Honor Society at William Allen High School is hosting an Open Closet event for the families of Allentown on Friday, April 22, from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Residents of Allentown can stop by the school and pick out FREE clothing items and enjoy a snack. The event can be accessed through the school’s gate entrance on Turner Street. There will be two open doors on the left that will lead attendees to the Cafeteria.

The National Honor Society holds clothing drives throughout the year and has collected a nice assortment of spring and summer seasonal clothing items in a variety of sizes. Of course, the Society is still collecting clothing donations and will gratefully accept any items during the Open Closet event.

Open Closet is Free and open to the entire community.

William Allen High School is located at 106 North 17th Street in Allentown.





About Allentown School District

ASD serves more than 16,000 students in a network of 22 early childhood, elementary, middle and high schools located throughout the City of Allentown, PA. The Allentown School District is the third largest urban school district out of 500 districts in the Commonwealth. A shared vision of the community, parents, guardians, staff and faculty focuses on “Empowering Students for Life,” providing ASD students with the skills and academics they need to realize their aspirations whether they be college, career or technical focus. ASD goals are aligned and compatible with the Pathways to Success Framework while providing a balanced education to all students. Allentown School District employs approximately 2,200 teachers, staff and administrators. The District, founded in 1866 and celebrating its Sesquicentennial throughout 2015-2016, serves students from 43 countries speaking 26 languages with nearly 90 percent of households qualifying as low income. ASD is committed to providing safe learning environments in which all students have equal access to education programs and resources.
Information provided by:
Kimberly Golden Benner
Director of Communications
Allentown School District