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Operation Back to School Kicked off in Raleigh

Posted August 15, 2007 7:39 p.m. EDT

— Operation Back to School completed its mission Wednesday.

Backpacks full of school supplies were passed out to nearly 300 Raleigh students. Volunteers handed out the backpacks to kids in Camp High Hopes at Combs Elementary.

The YMCA puts on the day camp for families living in low-income housing communities.