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NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)— This weekend a host of nonprofits and organizations from around the area are providing free school supplies to area students.

Here’s where you can find them:


  • NOLA Back to School Fest presented by Shell
    • 8 am-12 pm
    • Xavier University Center | 4980 Dixon St., New Orleans
  • Zulu Social and Pleasure Club and Inspire NOLA
    • Back to School Giveaway Drive-Thru
    • Begins at 10 am
    • 4000 Cadillac St., New Orleans
  • Giving Hope Food Pantry and Nourishing Louisiana Health Fair and School Supply Giveaway
    • 10am-2pm
    • 5151 Lapalco Blvd, Marrero
  • Elfrid Payton Charity Weekend
    • Begins at 11 am
    • 700 Governor St., Gretna
  • NOPD Third District/ Wright Gail Trial Lawyers Giveaway
    • 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Located at Kipp Believe | 3815 St. Bernard Avenue


  • Original C.T.C. Steppers Back to School Supply Giveaway
    • 12pm-4pm
    • 2500 Fats Domino Ave., New Orleans
  • Buddy’s Lounge Back to School Giveaway
    • 12pm-3pm
    • 846 Garden Rd., Marrero
  • TCC Verizon Annual Backpack Giveaway
    • 1pm-4pm
    • 2222 Clearview Pkwy Ste B, Metairie
  • Silk Me Kids Back to School Giveback
    • 2pm-4pm
    • 7701 Dwyer Rd Ste 106 New Orleans