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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The New Brunswick Police Department invites families to join them at Walgreens on Saturday, August 26 between the hours of 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. for a free backpack giveaway for back to school. Walgreens is located at the corner of Jersey Avenue and Handy Street. The department will have the backpacks available for pick […]
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 […]
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 […]
The HUB Teen Center has free school supplies and backpacks for New Brunswick kids, available at noon, Saturday, August 29. The event is free and open to all, but supplies are limited.