The mission of the Desert Island Supply Co. is to give Birmingham-area students the creative tools they need to explore and document their worlds.

The Desert Island Supply Co. is a creative writing center for students in the Birmingham area. The Desert Island Supply Co. offers free writing and creative workshops for students, ages 7-18, plus in-school programs in four Woodlawn-area schools. The Desert Island Supply Co. also serves as a hub for creative community projects and events.