FL) – With about two months left before students return to class, DeLand area
parents and children will soon begin the annual hunt for school supplies.
the City of DeLand will have them covered.
at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 21, the City of DeLand and Spring Hill Neighborhood
Association, will hand out roughly 1,000 backpacks at the 8th Annual Mayor’s
Backpack Giveaway. The event will be at Earl Brown Park, 750 South Alabama
backpacks will be handed out on a first-come, first-served basis, so parents
and children will want to come early. Those waiting in line will receive one
voucher ticket per student to ensure they receive a backpack.
backpacks are given out, parents and children will be able to visit other
vendors giving out various school supplies near the Earl Brown Park amphitheater.
those seeking additional information, please contact the Spring Hill Resource
Center at 386-740-0808.