PARKLAND, FL- Coastal Community Church is hosting a Backpack Drive this month for the children of Collier City. Collier City is a neighborhood in Pompano Beach. According to the City of Pompano website Collier City has historically been one of the most deprived areas of Broward County.

The Backpack Drive aims at helping children start the school year with the necessities they need. The backpacks are filled with school supplies and are being collected through Sunday, August 4. Coastal Community Church is also accepting sponsorships of backpacks for $30. Donations and supplies can be dropped off at the church. 

Coastal Community Church will then host a Backpack Party to organize the backpacks and supplies on Tuesday, August 6 at 7:00 p.m. The backpacks will be distributed at their monthly Adopt-a-Block outreach on Saturday, August 10.
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