To take the sting out of back-to-school shopping, some lovely Tucson organizations and people are hosting events where you can get free backpacks, supplies, haircuts, medical screenings and more.
(Note: This was updated July 24)
Back 2 School Backpack Give Back
Back to School Haircutting Bash
8th Annual Kidz Expo
The Arizona Bilingual Newspaper is hosting this event on Saturday, August 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 101 W. Irvington Road, Building 3A.
There will be music, games, food, raffles and 2,500 backpacks given away. Go here for more info.
Dj Jahmar's 2nd Annual Back 2 School Event
Kids up to age 16 can get free haircuts, giveaways, music and food at the Hush Social Club, 1112 S. Wilmot Road, on Sunday, August 4 from 1-5 p.m.
Go here for more info.