For Immediate Release:
August 13, 2012

Media Contact:
Gigi Bolt


Commissioner Bovo to host free book bag and school supplies giveaway


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Commissioner Esteban Bovo, Jr. will be hosting a back-to-school event for the children that reside in the Hialeah Housing Authority and participants of programs of the Juvenile Services Department. The event will take place at 3794 West 12th Avenue, in Hialeah, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Friday, August 17, 2012.

Book bags and school supplies will be offered to pre-selected students. Parents must be present with their children while materials are being given. The donated supplies were made possible through the office of Commissioner Bovo.

For more information, please contact Commissioner Bovo's office at 305-375-4831.

Who:  Miami-Dade County Commissioner Esteban Bovo, Jr.

What:Free Back-to-School Supplies

When: August 17, 2012, 10:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.

Where:3794 West 12th Avenue, Hialeah, Florida


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It is the policy of Miami Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The facility is accessible. For sign language interpreters, assistive listening devices or materials in accessible format, please call 305-375-4831 at least five days in advance.