Erlyn Payne of Huntsville, unloads a trailer filled with 200 boxes of food Thursday, July 29, 2021, from the Northwest Arkansas Food Bank as she prepares for the eighth annual Parent Up event organized by Altrusa International of Washington County. The event, which is planned for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Prairie Grove Elementary School, provides school supplies, food, books, backpacks and personal care items to about 300 families in the Prairie Grove, Farmington, Lincoln, West Fork and Greenland school districts. Sponsors of the event include Harps, Altrusa International Foundation, Centennial Bank, Ozarks Electric/Ozarks GO, Collier Drug Stores, United Bank, Arvest Bank, Beavers and Broomfield Dentists, Delta Dental, Storms Orthodontics, Jack Links and dental hygienist Kendra Colby. Visit nwaonline.com/210730Daily/ for today's photo gallery.
(NWA Democrat-Gazette/Andy Shupe)
Published on July 30, 2021