The Warren Family Mission will hold their annual book bag giveaway on Thursday, August 9, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 155 Todd Avenue NW.

The Warren Family Mission informed that thanks to Novelis, they were able to have the event this year.

According to a press release, the mission has 475 book bags full of school supplies available.

The book bags are on a first come, first serve basis, as supplies are limited.

The press release states that in order to receive a book bag you must provide a medical card/birth certificate for each child that will be receiving a book bag/school supplies.

Those receiving the book bags must be both between the years 2000-2013, ages five to 18. 

The Mission will have book bags with school supplies geared towards, grade school K-2; middle school 3-5 & high school 9-12.