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Realtors collect 230 backpacks for underprivileged

Prudential Network Realty collected 230 backpacks filled with school supplies during its 11th AnnualBackpack Challenge 2010.small Backpack Challenge. The backpacks and supplies were given to the Children’s Home Society in Jacksonville and Habitat for Humanity of St. Augustine/St. Johns County.

 “A backpack filled with all the supplies the children need for their first day of school is a wonderful gift and helps promote a successful school year,” said Prudential Network Realty Founder, President and CEO Linda H. Sherrer.  “I appreciate the support we received from our team and so many people in the community during the Backpack Challenge.”

During the campaign, backpacks and school supplies were collected at Prudential Network Realty’s offices in Northeast Florida.  The backpacks were purchased for boys and girls in grades kindergarten to 12 and filled with items including #2 pencils, pens, highlighters and lined paper.

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