The Clinton Foundation announces a partnership for the second year in a row with B.R.A.V.E., Pine Bluff’s Black Firefighters Association, during its annual Project Fresh Start 2017 on Saturday, Aug. 12.


This yearly back-to-school giveaway event will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the Pine Bluff Convention Center.


The Clinton Foundation will give away 1,000 back packs filled with school supplies on a first come, first served basis. In addition, a presentation on healthy food will be conducted by members of the Clinton Foundation’s restaurant staff.


Up to 200 bags of healthy foods will also be given away on a first come, first served basis.


B.R.A.V.E. and QualChoice will partner to distribute an additional 2,000 bags containing school supplies. School uniforms will also be given away on a limited basis.


Vendors, refreshments, entertainment and other giveaways galore will also be featured.


Project Fresh Start helps youth get a fresh start for the upcoming school year.


Other sponsors include State Rep. Kenneth Ferguson (District 16), State Rep. Vivian Flowers (District 17), Walmart, Delta Dental, Pine Bluff School District, Tyson, Super 1 Foods, Simmons Bank and Evergreen Packaging.


Details: Johnnie Brown at 870.489.2325 or Mozell Gipson at 870.692.2953.