Donations needed for back-to-school event

Donations, such as backpacks or school supplies, are needed for the annual South Kitsap School District Back-to-School Celebration on Aug. 16 at Joe Knowles Field, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event is free to the public and is fully funded through community and partner donations.

To donate funds and supplies, contact Educational Services at 360-874-7054 or email

During the event, there will be free immunizations, free school supplies, haircuts, dental screenings, entertainment, crafts, bus rides, games, info booths, balloons, parade, treats, give-aways, and more.


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