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Michelle Tessier, Deseret News
Ben Fruge helps Donavin Hoard, 5, right, and Nadine Hoard, 8, pack up their book bags at The Road Home homeless shelter in Salt Lake City, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Children residing in the shelter received new clothing, shoes and backpacks through The Road Home Apple Tree Program.

More than 100 children who have recently moved into the Road Home homeless shelter received on Thursday new back-to-school clothing, shoes and backpacks. The items were collected as part of the Road Home Apple Tree Program. Patrons at local retailers donated thousands of new items during the four-week campaign.