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UHD Seeking Volunteers for Backpack Buddy Program Jan. 27

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) will host the Houston Food Bank's Backback Buddy Program, serving K-12 students, on campus from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27.

UHD's Daly Street Lot is the host site for a pop-up shop for the Backpack Buddy Program, and volunteers are needed. Interested participants can sign up for time slots online.

This initiative provides families and chilidren in need with school supplies, food, hygiene packs and other items to ensure a successful school year.

For additional event details, contact Dr. Liza Alonzo, UHD Director of Special Events & Alumni Relations, at alonzol@uhd.edu.