Lions Club and Moms on Board Team Up for School Uniform Swap

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EL PASO, TX (KTSM) – The El Paso Downtown Lions Club and Moms on Board (MOB) have teamed up for a back to school event to help families get ready for school.

The Downtown El Paso Lions will host the School Uniform Exchange at the event. Families must return gently used school uniforms to one of six locations by July 20. Families will receive a voucher and return on July 23 to receive the new used uniform sizes (provided the new sizes are returned).

The first 400 families will receive free backpacks provided by Providence hospitals, free school supplies, free haircuts, an interactive STEM educational zone provided by Amazon and Marathon, and food trucks.

Who: All school districts and charter schools. All ages.

Event date: July 23, 2022 Return the uniforms now!

Location: Ascarate Park Pavilion

Time: 9 a.m. to noon

HOW TO EXCHANGE

  • Gather your slightly worn uniforms
  • Take them to one of the locations below
  • Obtain a WELL at one of the places
  • Take WELL at the back-to-school event and receive new sizes

SIX DEPOSIT LOCATIONS

  • Fred and Maria Loya Family YMCA, 2044 Trawood Dr., El Paso, TX. 79935
  • Flying Colors Daycare10080 Dyer Street, El Paso, TX 79924
  • Flying Colors Daycare11440 Montwood Drive, El Paso, TX 79936
  • Family Bowling YMCA, 5509 Will Ruth Ave, El Paso, TX. 79924
  • Flying Colors Daycare600 East Redd Road, El Paso, TX 79912
  • Westside Family YMCA, 7145 N. Mesa, El Paso, TX. 79912

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Charles P. Patton