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Program to host a backpack giveaway

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NATCHITOCHES, La. (KALB News Channel  5 ) – Faith Family Church's Adopt-A-Block Program is hosting a backpack giveaway on Saturday, July 27 at the Martin Luther King Recreation Center in Natchitoches.  It will be at 10 a.m.

Backpacks are said to contain crayons, a ruler, scissors, notebooks, loose leaf paper, pencils, pens, binders, tissue, a pencil pouch and folders.

 In preparation of the giveaway, a fundraiser and school supply drive will be held at the Walmart in Natchitoches, Friday, July 19 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Adopt-A-Block Program is an outreach program that brings basic needs to undeserved areas and builds relationships in the community.

 For more information contact Meghan Boudreaux at (318) 652-4806 or email adoptablock.nat@gmail.com .

 

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