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Uber Offers Free Pick-Up For School Supplies Donated To Operation: Kid Equip

For thousands of homeless kids and children living in poverty – back to school only emphasizes the difficulties in being prepared on day one to learn.

CBS Detroit–08/27/2015

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School Supplies Donated To Wayne Elementary By Mike Morse Law Firm

Wayne Elementary School Principal Pamela Askew describes the positive impact new school supplies can provide to students.


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‘Stuff The Bus’ Takes Bite Out Of School Supply Cost For Families

The United Way of Southeastern Michigan is launching a four day Stuff-the-Bus campaign Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2013

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DIY School Supplies Just In Time For Back To School

Jazzing up school supplies is a fun project for you and your kids before the school year starts. Stir up their artistic natures and create some one-of-a-kind gear together!


Amina Cantrell, 4, tries on her new backpack. WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Hundreds Of Detroit Kids Receive Free Backpacks

Back to school shopping has been made easier for 900 Detroit families.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2012

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Get Free School Supplies At ‘Backpackpalooza Downriver’

Children will be able to get free books, backpacks and needed school supplies for the upcoming school year at Backpackpalooza Downriver, held at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2012

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Tips: Back To School Without Breaking The Bank

Break out the erasers and pencils – it’s August, which means school is just around the corner.

CBS Detroit–08/01/2012


Detroit City Council Members Host Back-To-School Fair

Detroit City Council Members are throwing a back-to-school fair this Saturday for parents and students in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2011

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Warren Mayor Fouts Helps Hand Out Free Backpacks, Supplies

The City of Warren is partnering with Operation: Kid Equip for the third year to distribute backpacks, books and school supplies to needy families in the area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2011

DPS Blue Bus outside the Children's Museum for Enrollment Event (WWJ: Pat Sweeting)

DPS Holds Enrollment Drive

The Detroit Public School’s enrollment event is helping parents overcome some of the obstacles to getting their children into the classroom on the first day of school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2011