The families of junior enlisted military personnel and of wounded warriors of all ranks may save a bundle on back-to-school supplies by getting them free from Operation Homefront.

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The national nonprofit will distribute hundreds of backpacks and assorted school supplies to military families on Saturday, Aug. 6, at Grow Financial Federal Credit Union in Tampa.  Military families who want the supplies must sign up before the event at www.operationhomefront.net/event/list.

About Operation Homefront:  A national nonprofit, Operation Homefront builds strong, stable, and secure military families so that they can thrive in the communities they have worked so hard to protect.  With more than 3,200 volunteers nationwide, Operation Homefront has provided assistance to tens of thousands of military families since its inception shortly after 9/11. Recognized for superior performance by leading independent charity oversight groups, 92 percent of Operation Homefront’s expenditures go directly to programs that provide support to our military families. For more information, go to www.OperationHomefront.net.