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ELA area backpack giveaway


LASD collaborates with multiple agencies to give out 2000 backpacks

Sheriff Jim McDonnell, Hilda Solis,East Los Angeles Sheriff's StationEast L.A. Chamber of CommerceSydney Paige Proactiv ; collaborate to host a backpack giveaway.

The Sydney Paige foundation donated high quality backpacks full of school supplies to the first 2000 middle and high school students from the East Los Angeles and surrounding communities. Sheriff McDonnell, attended the event and spoke to the youth about the importance of education and supporting our future leaders of tomorrow.