Project Backpack fills 3,000 backpacks for kids in need - Toledo News Now, Breaking News, Weather, Sports, Toledo

Project Backpack fills 3,000 backpacks for kids in need

Posted: Updated:
TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - Residents of northwest Ohio stepped up once again to complete Project Backpack sponsored by Huntington Bank in conjunction with The Andersons and WTOL.

Supplies were collected to fill 3,000 backpacks with supplies for northwest Ohio kids in need. They were distributed through the United way.

In all, Huntington will donate 30,000 backpacks to families in the five states it serves.

Thanks to all the community members who donated supplies to the bins at The Andersons and the WTOL studios.

Copyright 2010 WTOL. All rights reserved.