Sturla to host 7th annual Back to School Giveaway Sunday

LANCASTER, Aug. 16 – State Rep. Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, will hold his seventh annual Back to School Giveaway from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19 inside Lancaster Barnstormers’ Clipper Magazine Stadium, 650 N. Prince St.

During the event, School District of Lancaster students will receive a free haircut, backpack, uniform, shoes, and book while also enjoying music, food, games and community activities. Students will also be provided a free meal and free ticket to the 5 p.m. Lancaster Barnstormers game.

Students must be in attendance and accompanied by an adult to receive items during the giveaway portion of the event, which will start at 2 p.m. Sturla expanded the event this year to include students up to 8th grade. Nearly 2,000 students have already registered to attend.

Sturla’s staff and other community partners will also be on site to field questions about state-related issues and provide information about state programs and other services.