Distributing backpacks and supplies

Staff Writer
Garden City Telegram
Albert Kyaw hands an arm-full of backpacks filled with school supplies into a vehicle in line Monday at the First Assembly of God Church parking lot during the annual backpack distribution day for students in Finney County. The Garden City Police Department helped with traffic control at the event. At times, vehicles lined Campus Drive south to Fulton Street for the event.
Jennifer Sanders, left, grabs a backpack filled with school supplies for a seventh grader from Ann Knoll Monday while filling an order during the annual backpack distribution day for Finney County students. The event was held at First Assembly of God Church parking lot with curbside delivery. FAGC and Cornerstone Church combined to purchase the 2,000 backpacks for the event. Garden City USD 457 begins classes on Aug. 31 and Holcomb USD 363 begins on Sept. 2.