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Posted on: July 19, 2017

[ARCHIVED] School supply backpacks for military families Aug. 12

Operation Homefront is again hosting a Back-to-School Brigade, a nationwide school supply operation for military families. Backpacks filled with school supplies will be distributed.


Date: August 12, 9:00-11:00 AM

Place: Pittsburgh Area Commissary, 79 Soldiers Lane, Moon, PA 15108. Please check the website below for available additional dates/sites throughout the U.S.

Eligibility: Dependent children of military members, active, reserve

Registration: YOU MUST REGISTER Register at: www.operationhomefront.org

Registration Directions: At the top of the website, select from the "about us" drop down menu, "events". Select the August 12 Event, Coraopolis, PA Select the registration link to the right of this date/place. Log in or create a new account (upper right hand corner) if you do not have account. Ensure all of your dependents are in your profile--if not add them. The Back to School Brigade event should appear under your Upcoming Events. Click on "Register Now" to register for this event. The military member should be listed as the registrant. Please print out and bring your registration form to receive your child's backpack 

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