BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — PG&E partnered with the Bakersfield City School District to provide around 400 backpacks and school supplies to students at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School on Monday.
The giveaway took place during an orientation at the school, located at 1100 Citadel. Every student at the event received a new backpack stuffed with almost twenty back-to-school items including pencils, note pads, crayons, highlighters and rulers.
Each backpack also included a pair of earbuds to use with Chromebooks, according to PG&E. All items were purchased through a grant from PG&E.