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Academy Sports + Outdoors uniform donation

Academy Sports + Outdoors hosts a back-to-school uniform donation for 30 kids with the YMCA of Hattiesburg Academy Sports + Outdoors hosts a back-to-school uniform donation for 30 kids with the YMCA of Hattiesburg
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

This is a news release from Academy Sports.

WHO:         Academy Sports + Outdoors and the YMCA of Hattiesburg

WHAT:         Academy Sports + Outdoors is making back-to-school shopping a little easier for 30 kids from the YMCA of Hattiesburg with its annual Back-to-School shopping spree. Each child will receive a $100 Academy gift card to use towards uniforms, backpacks, shoes and other school necessities during the donation. This is the program’s sixth year and it has grown to include over 75 similar events throughout the southeast and Midwest U.S.

WHEN:         Wednesday, July 29
6:15 - 7:15 p.m.

WHERE:         Academy Sports + Outdoors
6173 US Hwy 98
Hattiesburg, MS 39402

PHOTO OPP: Capture the reaction of the kids as they shop for all-new school apparel and back-to-school supplies with their $100 Academy gift cards.

 For more information about Academy Sports + Outdoors visit academy.com, facebook.com/academy, twitter.com/academy, pinterest.com/academy, youtube.com/academy and instagram.com/academy.

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