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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 15, 2019
DeKalb to Host Back-to-School Giveaway on July 19
DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb Human Services Department, Office of Youth Services, in partnership with the DeKalb Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department, will host a Back-to-School Giveaway on Friday, July 19, 2019, from 5 – 6:30 p.m., at the Browns Mill Recreation Center, 5105 Browns Mill Road, Lithonia, GA 30038.
The event is designed to provide students with the tools to have a successful school year. A limited number of backpacks filled with school supplies will be given to participants on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.
Students must have a parent present to qualify for the giveaway. Registration is not required and all DeKalb County youth ages 6 to 12 years old are eligible to participate.
This event will also include food, games and music.
For more information about this event, please contact Jashawn Williams, Youth Services Coordinator at, (404) 687-7195 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.