Free backpacks, school supplies being given away by Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport is hosting a backpack and school supply giveaway in early August to get students ready for a successful school year.
The giveaway will be held Thursday, Aug. 5 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at CE Byrd High School in the parking lot at the corner of Kings Highway and Line Avenue. Backpacks and school supplies will be given for free to school age children while supplies last. At least one child must be present to get supplies.
LSU Health Shreveport officials will also be on-site administering COVID-19 vaccines to those eligible.
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