TPD partners with non-profit to distribute free school supplies

TULSA, Okla. — Joy in the Cause, a non-profit organization in Tulsa, has partnered with the Tulsa Police Community Engagement unit to offer free school supplies.

1,000 backpacks will be stuffed with school supplies and distributed. Because of rising COVID numbers, the backpacks will be distributed through a drive-thru system.

The event begins Saturday, August 21 at 10 a.m. The event will end when all backpacks have been given away.

It will be at the Iglesia Hispana Victory at 41st and Highway 169.