Our community is full of generous organizations that give away backpacks and other necessary supplies as back-to-school time approaches each summer. Here's a list of local opportunities to outfit your children for the fall and beyond. All of this information has been shared with me, but please contact the hosts to confirm dates, times, and locations, and for additional details.
July 24-Aug 4 - Scott Salon - Haircuts for children in grades K-12 are $10
July 21, 10am-2pm - Parkway Plaza Mall- WTTL Back to School Bash
July 21, 10am-2pm - Mortons Gap Christian Church - Summer Splash Bash
July 22, 1-4pm - Verizon Wireless - Backpack Giveaway
July 25, 6:30pm - Nortonville Baptist Church - Back to School Blessings
July 26, 5pm - Olive Branch Baptist Church - Back to School Giveaway
July 28m 9am-noon - Earlington Elementary School, hosted by Victory Church
*Supplies and hair cuts
Aug 3 - Common Garments
Aug 5 - Claybon Park in Madisonville - The Dust Bowl
*Supplies and haircuts and hair styles
If you see any information that is incorrect, or if you know of another such program in the Madisonville, Kentucky area, please comment and I'll make necessary changes and additions.