YMCA to distribute school supplies to families in need

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Friday, August 19, 2016
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Your generous donations from Operation Backpack will go to students who need them most later today

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Do you remember when we partnered with the YMCA earlier this summer to collect backpacks and school supplies?

Operation Backpack is nearly complete and today all those necessary school supplies are going to be distributed to families in need.

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The YMCA is set to distribute your generous donations at their more than 30 centers across the Houston area.

You can find one of those 30 YMCA centers on their website if you are a family in need of school supplies.

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Watch for updates on this story on Eyewitness News this morning at 5 and 6am.

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