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Vulnerable children served neighborhood to receive free school supplies

JACKSONVILLE, Fla — There are an estimated 400 or more children suffering from homelessness.

These vulnerable children in Sulzbacher Village and surrounding Brentwood neighborhood are to receive free school supplies this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sulzbacher Village, 5455 Springfield Blvd.

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121 Financial Credit Union, volunteers and the Jumbo Shrimp mascots will arrive at Sulzbacher to donate over 400 fully stuffed, ready-to-use backpacks during a Back-to-School celebration featuring the school supply giveaway, free food, a DJ and family-fun activities.

121 Financial Credit Union’s members purchased and donated these items at the credit union’s local branches during the past month.

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