CHICAGO – Nov 1, 2023 – Back 2 School America, the Chicago-based nonprofit renowned for its Build-A-Kit program that provides essential school supplies for students in need, announces that D.S. Wentworth Elementary School has been named the final winner of the ‘Win School Supplies for an Entire School’. As a part of the contest, the school will be celebrated in an event this coming Friday at 2 p.m. CST where each student will be personally given their kits by members of the Back 2 School America team.
Wentworth Elementary joins an esteemed list of previous winning schools this year, which includes Stone Academy and Jose de Diego. Every student from the winning school has been the beneficiary of a Back 2 School Kit, filled with essential supplies, and that correspond to their grade level.
The Back 2 School America “Win School Supplies for an Entire School” annual contest selects up to three (3) deserving Chicago schools and awards free school supplies for each student – relieving the financial burden of purchasing back-to-school supplies and throughout the year.