Back-to-school block party - CBS46 News

Back-to-school block party

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Elementary school students in under served communities will receive free school supplies Saturday.

Invest Atlanta and child literacy nonprofit, Page Turners Make Great Learners, Inc., have partnered to distribute 100 backpacks full of supplies. They'll be given out during a Back-to-School Block Party.

"We want to empower and educate our children," said FeFe Handy, CEO and Founder of Page Turners Make Great Learners, Inc., in a written release. "They should be focused on learning in the classroom, not worrying about basic needs like notebooks, pens and paper."

The event's from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.at Fire Station 28, Zone 2 located at 1925 Hollywood Road in Atlanta.

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