With the 2021-22 school year approaching, Pittsburgh Public Schools held a back-to-school event Thursday night at Heinz Field.
Volunteers gathered at @heinzfield today to assemble hygiene kits for the back-to-school event, #PittsburghForPPS. The kits include deodorant, soap, hand sanitizer, cloth mask, tissue, and a toothbrush. Thank you to the @steelers and @GiantEagle for your generous donation! pic.twitter.com/PfeZ0Pnlet
— Pgh Public Schools (@PPSnews) August 17, 2021
Volunteers teamed up to create hygiene kits for students inside the FedEx Great Hall. Items in the kits include soap, hand sanitizer, deodorant, tissues, toothbrush, and cloth mask.
Pittsburgh Public thanked the Steelers as well as Giant Eagle for their donation efforts.
Members from the American Red Cross, Duquesne University School of Pharmacy, and Urban League Young Professionals of Greater Pittsburgh all worked together to build the kits.