Photo gallery: Children at homeless shelter get new back-to-school supplies

Published: Monday, Aug. 19 2013 2:55 p.m. MDT

Trinity Bock reacts as sees her new socks and other items. More than 140 children at the Road Home homeless shelter received school supplies, clothing and haircuts Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, in Salt Lake City as they prepare for a new school year.

Scott G Winterton, Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — More than 140 children who have recently moved into the Road Home, Salt Lake City’s family homeless shelter, received new back-to-school clothing and supplies.

The items were collected as part of the Road Home Apple Tree Campaign. Patrons at local retailers donated thousands of new items during the four-week campaign. The children also received haircuts from Sanctuary Day Spa.

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