La Grange 7th Day Church Gives Away 200 Backpacks

Over 200 youngsters from around La Grange are getting free backpacks full of supplies thanks to the backpack program at La Grange Seventh Day Adventist Church. Pictured above are a few local students who picked up their backpacks at the church on Sunday, Aug. 20.

Below, Janette McKenzie (left) and Evon Carter (right) of Bethlehem A.M.E. church presented a donation of school supplies to the La Grange Seventh Day Adventist Church backpack program. Accepting the donation was Megan Caine (center), the Seventh Day church’s backpack program coordinator.

The program provides basic school supplies to local students who cannot afford them. Anyone interested in donating to the program can contact Caine at (979) 968-8519 or you can mail donations to PO Box 489, La Grange, TX 78945.


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127 S. Washington St.
P.O. Box 400
La Grange, TX 78945
Ph: (979) 968-3155
Fx: (979) 968-6767