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Backpacks full of school supplies given to children

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: Sep 06 2013 05:28:51 PM CDT
Updated On: Sep 06 2013 05:29:15 PM CDT

Nearly 100 students have some new backpacks for the new school year.

READING, Pa. -

Nearly 100 students have some new backpacks for the new school year.

Children at the Children's Home of Reading were presented with backpacks full of school supplies Friday morning.

In addition to the pens, pencils and notebooks, kids were also treated to lunch, drinks and cookies.

The food and supplies came courtesy of Henry Schein, a medical, dental and veterinary supply company.