DCPS Ready-to-Learn Back-to-School Bash

  • Date: Saturday, Aug 12, 2017
  • Time: 9:00AM to 12:00PM
  • Where: Jacksonville Fairgrounds, 510 Fairgrounds Place, Jacksonville, FL 32202

There will be free backpacks and schools supplies available to students while supplies last (students must be present for giveaways). We will also offer other services so your students are ready for school. This event is free and open to all.

Thank you to our community partners, First Baptist Church of Oakland and Bank of New York Mellon Corporate Trust.  


WHEN: Saturday, August 12 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

WHERE: Jacksonville Fairgrounds | 510 Fairgrounds Place, Jacksonville, FL 32202

WHAT: FREE backpacks, school supplies and community resources!

WHO: Everyone! (Students MUST be present to receive giveaways)


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