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50 Children to Shop with a Firefighter for Back to School Clothes

Post Date:07/15/2014 3:08 PM
kohls_shopping_eventGilbert, Ariz. - Fifty deserving children from Gilbert Public Schools will team up with Gilbert Fire and Rescue to go back to school shopping on Friday, August 1st from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Kohl's department store located at 1121 E Baseline Road in Gilbert.
Children will arrive at Kohl's at 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. to meet their assigned firefighter shopper. Each child and firefighter will receive a $100 gift card to buy new clothes and shoes for the 2014-2015 school year.  Upon completion of their shopping, each child will also receive a new backpack filled with school supplies collected during Gilbert Fire and Rescue’s Back-to School Supply Drive.

Media Contact: 
Mike Connor
Deputy Chief Community Services Division/Public Information Officer
Gilbert Fire & Rescue Department
24 Hour PIO #: 480.788.2513

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