AMARILLO -- Many kids in our area are ready for their first day of school thanks to the Salvation Army.
They were at the Salvation Army Church giving out school supplies, backpacks, shoes and many other supplies today.
Valero also donated school supplies for kids.
Officials say it's a great way to help out families in need of a little help.
Families applied for the assistance through the Salvation Army.
This is program they plan to continue next year as well.
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