Two Sharpstown-Area Back-to-School Drives on August 12

Two Sharpstown-Area Back-to-School Drives on August 12
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Parents, the 2023-24 school year is approaching! Here are some nearby opportunities--one in Sharpstown and one in Alief--to make sure your students start the year off right.

16th Annual Back To School Drive, Health Fair, & Business Expo in Sharpstown

Presented by The Alliance

According to, this back-to-school drive will include health screenings, school supplies, produce boxes, free children's immunizations, and educational opportunities.

Saturday, August 12, 2023, 9:00 AM until supplies last

PlazAmericas Mall

201 Sharpstown Center, Houston, TX 77074

Back-To-School Giveaway in Alief

Presented by the office of District F Council Member Tiffany D. Thomas

The staff of District F invites the community for a back-to-school backpack giveaway and an Alief Alumni basketball game between Elsik and Hastings! Registration is required.

Saturday, August 12, 2023, 2:30-4:30 PM

Alief Neighborhood Center, Basketball Court

11903 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77072

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