Ready to Learn Fair prepares students for return to school

The Caring for Kids “Ready to Learn Fair” is set for Saturday, Aug. 6 from 9 a.m. to noon at Clover Park High School (11023 Gravelly Lake Dr. SW in Lakewood). This free event gives students an opportunity to start school right with clothing, backpacks, school supplies, haircuts, hygiene products, books, bike helmets and food.

The event, sponsored by Caring for Kids, the Gary Milgard Family Foundation and the city of Lakewood, is open to students who qualify for free or reduced lunch and attend school in Clover Park, Steilacoom or University Place School Districts.

For more information about the fair, to volunteer or make a donation, contact Diane Formoso at 253-279-9777.

A mountain of clothes is ready to be distributed at the Caring for Kids “Ready to Learn Fair” Saturday, Aug. 6 from 9 a.m. to noon at Clover Park High School.