METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) - Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is partnering with Believer's Life Family Church to distribute over 500 backpacks with school supplies.
The giveaway will happen July 31st at 1 p.m. at Believer's Life Family Church, 501 Lapalco Blvd in Gretna.
Early check-in will start on the morning of the giveaway and run 10-10:30 a.m. Families can pre-register their school-aged children by texting "school" to (504) 717-4GOD (4463).
There are currently backpacks and supplies for 500 students that will be distributed on a first come first serve basis.
Children must be present and check-in to receive their supplies.
Anyone aware of a family that could benefit from school supplies this coming school year, please pass along this information or if you would like to sponsor a child, please email Donate@FamilyChurch.us.