Dear friends, back-to-school in this part of Texas is less than a week away! I realize we are a little behind this year, many great events have passed, but we are hoping we can still help you catch some back-to-school assistance. Even if you are all set, please forward this post to your family and friends!
San Antonio, TX
Saturday, August 22, South San Antonio High School Gymnasium, 7535 Barlite Blvd, 78224, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
State Representative Rick Galindo’s Back to School Event: free immunizations, school supplies, health screenings, and more will be available.*
Sunday, August 23, Taft High School Gymnasium, 11600 W FM 471, 78253, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
State Representative Rick Galindo’s Back to School Event: Free immunizations, school supplies, health screenings, and more will be available.*
*Information from San Antonio Mom Blogs, recommend subscribing to their newsletter especially if you are fond of FREE and FUN stuff.
El Paso, TX
Teachers, if you know of any children in need of uniforms, this is a program just for that cause. Operation School Bell provides a new school uniform package for elementary school children in need. Recommendations required by school counselor only. Must be enrolled in public school in El Paso County, in 1st – 5th, ages 6-11 years old.
By Zip Code
Angel’s Buddies: that’s us!
We are doing things a little different this year- did I mention we are a little behind? We are continuing our participation at Hart Elementary, and have 10 more backpacks available to send out. If you know of someone who might want a little bag and some encouragement, let us know. Child must be in grades 1st-5th and must attend school in the following areas:
- El Paso, TX 79901, 79905, 79907, 79915
- San Antonio, TX 78202, 78207, 78237, 78211
- Roma, TX 78584
- Chorpus Christi, TX 78405, 78416
- San Juan, TX 78589
- Mercedes, TX 78570
- Laredo, TX 78040
- Fort Worth, TX 76105, 76104
- Pharr, TX 78577
- Rio Grande City, TX 78582
- Lubbock, TX 79403
- Houston, TX 77026, 77051
- Eagle Pass, TX 78852
- Dallas, TX 75203, 75212
- Lubbock, TX 79415
- Austin, TX 78702
- Waco, TX 76707
Please e-mail nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 26th, 2015. We’d love for our backpacks to reach students by September 2, 2015.
That’s it for now. Looking forward to hearing from you! And for all who have started school already, have a great year!!!