Commissioner Arrington to Host “It Takes A Village” School Supply Giveaway | Print |

Fulton County District 5 Commissioner Marvin S. Arrington, Jr. will help the Fulton County community kick off the 2018-2019 school year with his fourth annual  “It Takes a Village”  back-to-school event.   This year’s event is scheduled for two locations over a two week period.   The first of these will be at  Villages at Carver YMCA; 1600 Pryor Road SW; Atlanta, GA 30315 on Friday, August 31, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.   to be followed by another event at Wolf Creek Library;  3100 Enon Rd SW; Atlanta, GA 30349 also from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Friday September 7, 2018.

“Once again, I am overjoyed to help our students get off to the best start that they can," says District 5 Commissioner Marvin S. Arrington, Jr.   “We hope to reach families in District 5 communities to provide them supplies and  resources they need to assist their children  in school."

School supplies will be provided to approximately one thousand (1,000) students in attendance on a first-come-first-served basis. Sponsors will award ten (10) $500 book scholarships to this year’s essay winners to help them further their studies in college.    

To RSVP for this event, log on to the event websites, for the event at Villages at Carver and for the celebration at Wolf Creek Library.

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