School supplies, haircuts and more happening at back to school event

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HORTON, MI. (WILX) - Need school supplies?

Kids in Hanover-Horton can pick up supplies being handed out between 5 - 7:30 p.m. on Thursday.

It's taking place in the Horton-Hanover High School parking lot.

This is the fourth year that four local churches have come together to make sure the kids in their area are ready to go back to school.

Each child that comes to the event will receive a package of socks, underwear, a backpack filled with grade specific supplies.

Local hair salons will be giving out coupons for free haircuts and their will be vendors with information to help out families in need.

Meals will be provided during the event.

"We call this event The Night of Blessing because that is what it is to the local families," said organizer Wendy Valentine.

Hanover-Horton High School is located at: 10000 Moscow Road in Horton, Michigan.

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