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Registration Extended for Free Backpacks Through Salvation Army

The Salvation Army New Brunswick Corps invites City families to register this month to receive free back to school backpacks for children entering kindergarten through eighth grade. Registration is open at the Salvation Army New Brunswick Corps office from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday through July. The office is located at 287 […]

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Salvation Army Backpack Program to Begin Accepting Registrations in July

The Salvation Army will soon begin accepting registrations for families that wish to participate in the organization’s annual Back to School Backpack Program, which provides new backpacks and school supplies for area children entering grades K-8 this fall. Registration is free and will take place throughout the month of July. Registrants must provide the following […]

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Over 500 Backpacks Given to Area Children by NBPD for Back to School

552 local children got new, free backpacks for back to school on August 26, courtesy of a giveaway from the New Brunswick Police Department. Families lined up in the Walgreens parking lot on Jersey Avenue on a sunny Saturday to pick up the pink and black trimmed bags, handed out by officers with the New […]

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Get Ready for Back to School with September 1 Supply Giveaway!

New Brunswick families are invited to come pick up new backpacks and back-to-school supplies for kids at an annual giveaway hosted by the City of New Brunswick on Saturday, September 1 at the HUB Teen Center. Starting at noon, New Brunswick Recreation will hand out supplies as they last on a first-come, first-served basis. The […]

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