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Second annual ‘Back to School Resource Fair’ a huge success Thursday

Second annual ‘Back to School Resource Fair’ a huge success Thursday

On Thursday (Aug. 6), the second annual ‘Back to School Resource Fair’ was held, where over 500 backpacks were distributed to students in need. Superintendent Susan Enfield was there to greet... [Read more]

Around 500 free backpacks and other goodies given out at ‘Back to School Fair’

Around 500 free backpacks and other goodies given out at ‘Back to School Fair’

A “Back-to-School Fair” was held at Steven J. Underwood Park in Des Moines on Thursday, Aug. 7, where some 500 free backpacks were given out to local, low-income students. The backpacks were filled... [Read more]

Highline Area students receive 625 backpacks full of school supplies

Highline Area students receive 625 backpacks full of school supplies

Hundreds of Highline School District students are ready for the first day of school thanks to the Exchange Club of Highline, the Burien Lions Club and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. 625 backpacks filled... [Read more]

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 FREE backpacks filled with 
school supplies were given away to kids on Thursday (Aug. 15) during the City of SeaTac’s 7th annual Back to School Fair held at Valley Ridge Park. This annual... [Read more]

World Vision, Waggener Edstrom Team Up to Distribute Backpacks to Needy Kids

World Vision, Waggener Edstrom Team Up to Distribute Backpacks to Needy Kids

World Vision partnered up with Waggener Edstrom World Wide to assemble and distribute over 130 backpacks filled with school supplies – 40 of which went directly to the families who lost everything in... [Read more]

Community Schools Collaboration Block Party Fundraiser Coming Sept. 7

Community Schools Collaboration Block Party Fundraiser Coming Sept. 7

A block party fundraiser focusing on helping procure backpacks for local students will be from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Community Schools Collaboration offices on Friday, Sept. 7. New Highline Schools... [Read more]

Annual Backpack Distribution for Highline Students to Begin Next Week

Annual Backpack Distribution for Highline Students to Begin Next Week

Banding together with God’s Grace in Action, the Exchange Club of Highline, the Lion’s Clubs of Burien and Normandy Park, and local churches will begin distributing next week backpacks for several... [Read more]