Back 2 School Illinois Holds School Supplies Giveaway

August 10, 2018


Students from the YMCA of Metro Chicago gathered at the Back 2 School Illinois distribution to receive school supply kits. (ABC 7)"

With a mission to ensure that students in need are prepared with the proper tools to start the school year, Back 2 School Illinois distributed thousands of supply kits to Chicagoland students. Yesterday, the YMCA of Metro Chicago, along with other organizations, brought students to Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood for them to receive these supply kits.

Linda Dean, Director of Volunteerism at the YMCA of Metro Chicago, shared how much Back 2 School Illinois has developed and grown over the past decade.

For more about this event, visit the ABC 7 News website.