More than 50 members of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Lake-Sumter county received backpacks and lunches on Wednesday afternoon after a collaborative effort between local professionals and MVP Sports Clubs of The Villages.
Supplies for the drive were collected over the month of July at MVP Sports Clubs and through a local Business Networking International group.
Students were treated to free lunch and a backpack of their choice, equipped with supplies to last the school year.
More than 50,000 students will return to school in the coming weeks in both Lake and Sumter counties.
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