Arlington, TX – Tarrant County Commissioner Andy H. Nguyen (Precinct 2) will host his 4th Annual Pre-registration event for families wanting to attend the Tarrant County Back 2 School Roundup and Resource Fair scheduled for August 6, 2014.
The Pre-registration event will be held at Globe Life Park, 1000 Ballpark Way, Arlington TX (in the Texas Rangers Hall of Fame) on July 18, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Free parking is available in Parking Lot B. Several local service providers and vendors that can help with year round resources will be on hand to educate and assist attendees. There will also be a variety of giveaways and door prizes. Admission is FREE.
In order to register, please bring a valid picture ID, proof of Tarrant County residency and proof of income showing the family meets the 2014 Federal Income HHS Poverty Guidelines.
The following will be required to register:
About the Pre-registration Event
This is Commissioner Andy Nguyen’s 4th Annual Pre-registration Event and Resource Fair. Pre-Registration events are scheduled throughout the County in order to register eligible participants and accurately plan for the Back 2 School Roundup.
About Tarrant County Back 2 School Roundup
Founded in 2004, the Back to School Roundup is a 501(c)3 non-profit that provides free school supplies to underserved children in Tarrant County. The one-day event provides pre-qualified and registered students in pre-K through 12th grades with backpacks, school supplies, haircuts, immunizations, dental and health screenings and more - ALL at no charge.
Each year, the event has been able to equip approximately 10,000 children for academic success thanks to its partners who include Tarrant County, the county's 20 school districts, the City of Fort Worth, state agencies, non-profit organizations, corporations and volunteers.
The 10th annual event, presented by Walmart, is set for Wednesday, August 6, at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Attendees will enjoy family-friendly activities and games, as well as access to Community Resource Booths offering information on topics such as literacy, parenting, nutrition and more.
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To learn more about the Pre-Registration event, please contact:
Kelly Rodriguez, Assistant Precinct Administrator
Office of Commissioner Andy H. Nguyen
Tarrant County Precinct 2
700 E. Abram, Suite 304
Arlington, TX 76010
For more information about the Back 2 School Roundup, call 2-1-1 or visit www.backtoschoolroundup.org
County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111
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