2000 Kids To Receive Free School Supplies In Echo Park
August 15, 2015 - School Supplies
ECHO PARK (CBSLA.com) — Two-thousand propagandize children from bankrupt Los Angeles neighborhoods will accept giveaway propagandize reserve in Echo Park on Saturday as partial of a Dream Center’s 15th annual “Back To School Bash.”
Starting during 10 a.m., a proffer classification will give divided 2,000 backpacks, any filled with propagandize reserve such as pencils, paper and notebooks. The eventuality is open to families with income of reduction than $15,000. Many are entrance from neighborhoods such as Echo Park, Rampart District, Skid Row, Lincoln Heights, South Central and Watts.
Children during a eventuality can also accept giveaway health screenings, dental checkups, haircuts, as good as wardrobe and groceries. Entertainment will include face portrayal and a petting zoo. Clippers Forward Blake Griffin and Dodgers Pitcher Clayton Kershaw will also be on palm to accommodate children and assistance discharge propagandize supplies.
Many families began backing adult early on Saturday morning to take part.
“This is a blessing for relatives like me,” pronounced Wendy Ortega, a mom from Lincoln Heights who arrived during 4:30 a.m.