Savannah Church Gives Away Backpacks

7 Eyewitness News Staff

Savannah, Tenn. - Hundreds of children in need in Hardin County will have new backpacks and the supplies they need to go back to school next month, all thanks to a benevolent group of church members in their community.

On Saturday, members of Amazing Life Church in Savannah passed out close to 400 back packs during their 5th Annual Backpack and School Supply Event.

Church members packed things like paper, pencils, notebooks, glue sticks and rulers in the backpacks. They also included a new Bible.

Church members said they are grateful to help ease the financial burden for struggling parents.

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