BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office held a school supply giveaway to help children gear up for school.
Dozens showed up to the event, which took place Friday afternoon. Parents took the opportunity at Glen Oaks High School to get school supplies for their children's upcoming school year. Parents at the event say that they're happy to get a jump start on their kid's school lists.
"I think it was a good idea to reach out to the community," said one parent. "Of course, by it being free, it helps the less fortunate.
This was the sixth annual Scotlandville school supply drive.