GREEN BAY AREA REGIONAL NEWS: Brown County

Back to School Store to fill over 2,000 backpacks for Brown Co. students in need

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BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) – Service League of Green Bay will be holding its 29th annual Back to School Store starting August 2 and going through August 4.

The event taking place in early August at the University of Green Bay Kress Center will involve local community members helping fill 3,000 backpacks with necessary school supplies and undergarments for children in need across Brown County.

This program was made possible through funding and help from volunteers and donors throughout the community. Officials say the bags will be dispersed with the help of local agencies across the county and will serve around 1,500 elementary school children and 1,500 middle schoolers with filled backpacks.

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