Cuyahoga County's annual backpack giveaway gets underway Tuesday

Proper supplies provided for back to school
Updated: Aug. 7, 2018 at 6:00 AM EDT
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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The Cuyahoga County Division of Children and Family Services is hosting the county's annual back-to-school backpack giveaway on Aug. 7.

The backpacks will be handed from in Public Square from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Dozens of neighbors from the community donated school supplies and helped fill backpacks to make this event possible.

Last year, about 900 backpacks were filled with school supplies. [if gte vml 1]>

The backpacks are donated to children involved in the county's foster care, kinship care or in-home services programs.

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