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Back to school bash held in Carbondale

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CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church partnered with other churches to offer school supplies for those needing them at Carbondale Community High School on Saturday.

Over 1,000 people came out to get their hands on supplies and necessary items for the upcoming school year.

The church has been doing the supply bash for at least 10 years and they say it is growing every year.

This year they gave out over 400 backpacks along with, paper, folders, pencils and erasers.

They also supplied food and even haircuts on Saturday.

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