South Florida cities unite in Miami Gardens back-to-school drive

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - A group of South Florida cities came together to help hundreds of Miami-Dade students.

The Miami-Dade County “League of Cities” hosted its seventh annual back-to-school drive, Thursday morning, at Brentwood Elementary in Miami Gardens.

More than 500 students received backpacks filled with school supplies and lunch boxes.

Miami-Dade Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho was also in attendance to help hand out the donations.

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