Port Angeles School District to hold back-to-school event for families in need

2018 gathering provided backpacks, supplies to 900 kids

PORT ANGELES — The Port Angeles School District will host a back-to-school event for families in need from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

The annual event will be held at Jefferson Elementary School, 218 E. 12th St.

The gathering is supported by agencies, businesses and service clubs from the Port Angeles community.

In addition to backpacks and school supplies, information on transportation and applications for the free and reduced lunch program will be available.

Last year’s back-to-school event provided backpacks and school supplies to more than 900 students.

Free hot dogs will be served.

To donate or volunteer, call Lisa Lyon at 360-452-5437 or Patsene Dashiell at 360-565-3703.

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