Back-to-School Day to provide clothing, school supplies for veteran families

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On Saturday, Aug. 20, Military Veterans Resource Center (MVRC) is partnering with CRM Ministries to host a Back-to-School Day to provide school clothes and school supply assistance to veteran and service member families.

It will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Military Veterans Resource Center, located at 631 Central Center in Chillicothe. Clothing options will be available for children entering kindergarten through middle school.

The Back-to-School Day is part of Military Veterans Resource Center’s Operation: Tools for School program, which provides school supply assistance to veterans and their families. If families cannot attend the Back-to-School Day event, they can still receive school supply help through Thursday, Sept. 15.

Donations to Operation: Tools for School are always welcome and can be made at For more information about this program, contact Dennis Lambert at 740-571-4555 or Brandon Taylor at 740-835-5145.

Military Veterans Resource Center helps veterans develop self-reliance and independence by providing access to the resources they need to successfully manage life transitions. MVRC is based in Columbus and operates four resource centers throughout Ohio. For additional information, please visit

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