'It Takes a Village' back to school event in Hampton

"It takes a Village, Back to School Bash" wants to make sure kids are going back in style.

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- "It Takes a Village" to raise a child, and this Back 2 School event in Hampton is reaching out to help.

Greater Emmanuel Temple COGIC and GET Empowered CDC are offering free school supplies, haircuts, and backpacks from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Boo Williams Sportsplex.

On August 27, the first 100 boys and 100 girls aged K-12 will be able to get a free haircut/ style before schools starts. 

Free school supplies, like backpacks, will also be available on a first come, first serve basis.

Other services like healthcare sign up, voter registration, and vendors will be at the event.

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