Rescue Mission Event Gets Kids \"Back 2 School\"


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The Back 2 School Blast event, which was held at Roanoke's Parkway Wesleyan Church, supplies school provisions, resources, and services to young students.

Rescue Mission Ministries organized the event, where about 200 volunteers helped in running event operations. Children were also able to get immunizations from the Virginia Department of Health and even physical examinations from Carilion doctors.

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