Marine created Backpacks for Life to help homeless veterans

Marine created Backpacks for Life to help homeless veterans

THE SECRETARY OF VETERANS AFFAIRS PLACING A WREATH IN FRONT OF THE TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN SOLDIER AT ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY. THE CEREMONY HELD EACH YEAR ON NOVEMBER ELEVENTH IS INTENDED TO HONOR AND THANK ALL THOSE WHO SERVED IN THE U-S ARMED FORCES. TODAY ALSO MARKS ONE HUNDRED YEARS SINCE OF THE END OF […]

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Rockford Police hand out free backpacks to boost kids back-to-school self-esteem

Rockford Police hand out free backpacks to boost kids back-to-school self-esteem

((BROOKLYN)) AS SUMMER WINDS DOWN… STUDENTS GEAR UP TO HIT THE BOOKS. AND BACK TO SCHOOL SEASON MEANS A LONG… AND OFTEN COSTLY LIST OF SUPPLIES. REPORTER BRETT BROOKS JOINS US IN STUDIO… BRETT… LOCAL POLICE JOIN IN TO HELP PROVIDE STUDENTS AN IMPORTANT BACK TO SCHOOL ITEM? ((BRETT)) YES ONE THEY WILL ALWAYS CARRY […]

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Student brings handgun to school in backpack

Student brings handgun to school in backpack

LAWRENCE ARE LOOKING INTO WHY A STUDENT BROUGHT A GUN TO SCHOOL THIS MORNING. *NIN*) IT HAPPENED AT LAWRENCE CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL. AUTHORITIES SAY A 16-YEAR-OLD MALE STUDENT ARRIVED LATE.. AND APPEARED ERRATIC AND UNDER THE INFLUENCE. THE BOY WAS IMMEDIATELY SEARCHED.. AND OFFICIALS FOUND THE HANDGUN IN HIS BACKPACK. THE SCHOOL SAYS AT NO […]

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Backpack Giveaway at Black Cat Tattoo Company

Backpack Giveaway at Black Cat Tattoo Company

COMPANY IN ODESSA IS ALSO DOING THEIR PART — TO HELP KIDS IN THE COMMUNITY… THE SHOP WILL GIVE AWAY BACKPACKS FULL OF SCHOOL SUPPLIES TO PERMIAN BASIN STUDENTS. “I BELIEVE THAT EDUCATION IS VERY IMPORTANT AND UNFORUNATELY SOME PEOPLE GO THROUGH HARDSHIPS FOR SOME PEOPLE, WHATEVER THEIR SITUATION IS I JUST WANT TO MAKE […]

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Stuff The Backpack drive delivers first batch of school supplies

Stuff The Backpack drive delivers first batch of school supplies

DARLENE: IT’S A SCHOOL NIGHT FOR HUNDREDS OF STUDENTS HERE IN CENTRAL OHIO… AND MORE THAN A DOZEN SCHOOL DISTRICTS ARE PREPPING FOR THE FIRST DAY OF CLASSES TOMORROW. DARLENE: DELAWARE, GAHANNA, WESTERVILLE, WORTHINGTON, TEAYS VALLEY… KIDS AT ALL THESE DISTRICTS ARE HEADING BACK TO SCHOOL TOMORROW MORNING. AND MANY MORE ARE GETTING READY TO […]

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Car show gives parents help with backpacks

Car show gives parents help with backpacks

Mye Owens:SHOPPING FOR SCHOOL SUPPLIES – MAY NOT ALWAYS BE THE EASIEST THING TO DO. ESPECIALLY FOR PARENTS WHO HAVE MORE THAN ONE CHILD…IT CAN GET PRETTY EXPENSIVE… TAKE VOWELL TODAY FAMILIES HAD THE CHANCE TO MARK BACKPACKS OFF THEIR LIST…WHILE ALSO GETTIG A SHOW.THE UNIFIED BACKPACK GIVEAWAY CAR SHOW. WAS HELD AT THE MARINA… […]

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Backpacks stuffed for back to school

Backpacks stuffed for back to school

FRIDAY AND RIO. THOUSANDS OF BACKPACKS PACKED UP AND READY TO GO TO STUDENTS. AND TODAY THE MAYOR JOINED VOLUNTEERS. THOUSANDS OF BACKPACKS TO HAND OUT TO STUDENTS IN THE CITY. THE BATTLEFIELD WITH EVERYTHING THE KIDS NEED TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL READY TO LEARN AND STYLE AND THEY ARE BEING HANDED OUT THIS […]

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blessings of the backpack

blessings of the backpack

EVENT. Annette: A LOCAL CHURCH WANTS TO MAKE SURE THAT TEACHERS, FACULTY, AND STUDENTS OF ALL LEVELS ARE READY FOR THE NEW YEAR. CHRIST CHURCH MEMPHIS HELD ITS ANNUAL BLESSING OF THE BACKPACKS IN CELEBRATION OF EDUCATIN IN THE MEMPHIS AREA. THE COMMUNITY PRAYED AND BLESSED THOSE INVOLVED IN STARTING THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR. LEADERS […]

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Backpack Giveaway

Backpack Giveaway

OF ALL AGES ARE PREPARED TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL NEW LIFE RESTORATION CHURCH HERE IN ROCKFORD.. HELD THEIR ANNUAL BACK PACK GIVE AWAY SATURDAY MORNING.. THE GIVE AWAY HAS BEEN RUNNING FOR A DECADE NOW.. AND HELPS EVERYONE FROM LITTLE KIDS WHO ARE GETTING READY FOR THEIR FIRST EVER DAY OF PRE SCHOOL.. THROUGH […]

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Warren Family Mission giving away donated backpacks filled with school supplies

Warren Family Mission giving away donated backpacks filled with school supplies

Family Mission tomorrow. Employees of No-vel-ees Novelis donated enough money and supplies for hundreds of backpacks this year. There are a limited number per age group and pre-registration is required. The backpacks will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis starting at 2pm. Dominic Mararri: “THIS YEAR WE PLAN ON PASSING OUT 475 […]

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