One Thousand Bookbags To Be Given Away Saturday

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — You can be one of 1,000 parents to receive a free bookbag.

The Miami Police Athletic League, Inc., will be hosting a Health Fair/Book bag give-away tomorrow, Saturday, August 18, 2012, at Charles Hadley Park, 1300 NW 50th Street, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

More than 1,000 children will receive free health and dental screenings. They will also receive book bags filled with all of the school supplies that are necessary to start their school year off on the right foot! This fun-filled event will feature the musical stylings of local DJ Ben-Hop, games, refreshments, and fun will be the order of the day.

For additional information contact Major Delrish Moss of the Miami Police Department’s Community Relations Section at (305)603-6090.

Due to the limited supply, only the first 1,000 youths will receive book bags and schools supplies.

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