S.O.S. back to school rally
BATON ROUGE- The Sisters of Sophistication organization is holding its 12th annual back to school rally in East Baton Rouge Parish. The event will provide school supplies, lunch, and door prizes for children in the area.
Less than 75 kids attended the first ever back to school event. This year, the group is expecting more than 500 children.
SOS partners with numerous businesses and leaders in the community, including: State Rep. Patricia Haynes Smith, Metro Councilwoman Chauna Banks, BREC, and the Baranco-Clark YMCA.
This year's event will be on Saturday, July 18th at the Jewel J. Newman Community Center. You can find out more about the SOS organization and the event here.
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