3 Orlando back-to-school events offering free backpacks to those in need

Saturday’s events aim to distribute 2,500 backpacks

ORLANDO, Fla. – Three Orlando-area events taking place Saturday are offering 2,500 backpacks to those in need ahead of the upcoming school year.

Faith Assembly Church is hosting these events at its campuses in Orlando and Casselberry Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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The “Back to School Bash” will also offer free food, haircuts, health screenings and student photos for attendees.

The campuses are at the following locations:

  • Curry Ford Campus - 9307 Curry Ford Road, Orlando, FL 32825
  • Michigan Street Campus - 2740 East Michigan St., Orlando, FL 32806
  • Red Bug Lake Campus - 2641 Red Bug Lake Road, Casselberry, FL 32707

Those interested in attending are asked to register online ahead of Saturday. To register, click here.

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Brenda Argueta is a digital journalist who joined ClickOrlando.com in March 2021. She graduated from UCF and returned to Central Florida after working in Colorado.