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Broadway Baptist's back-to-school drive helps Fort Worth families

Posted Aug. 18, 2020

Despite challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic, Broadway Baptist Church will continue with its annual tradition of helping families in the 76104 and 76110 ZIP codes get ready for school.

During August, September and possibly beyond, Broadway Baptist Church will distribute student uniforms along with books – in English and Spanish for at-home use – donated by children’s literacy organization Reading Partners. School information and masks provided by Fort Worth ISD will also be included.

Families in the 76104 and 76110 ZIP codes may schedule an appointment for a curbside, contact-free, drive-thru pickup of the uniform and books. Eligible students will receive uniforms that include two shirts, two pants, socks and underwear. The books being distributed will come with a reading comprehension card for parents to use as they help guide their child’s reading at home.

To learn more, contact Dawn Shepard, director of Broadway’s Community Center, at 817-336-5761, extension 8239. Parents are asked to have an English speaker available to assist.

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