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Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich gives away backpacks

August 20, 2018

Students and parents selected spiffy new backpacks for the upcoming school year at the annual backpack giveaway at the Boys & Girls Club in Greenwich on Monday.

With donations from First United Methodist Church, Diamond Hill United Methodist Church and Little Pub, the giveaway provided backpacks and school supplies for 300 elementary- through high school-aged students enrolled at the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich.

More than half of the members of Boys & Girls Club qualified for the needs-based giveaway.

The giveaway continues Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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