Texas Tech hosts 20th annual Back to School fiesta

Texas Tech hosts 20th annual Back to School fiesta

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Texas Tech is aiding families in their back-to-school shopping.

It is part of the 20th annual Back to School Fiesta. It provided free school supplies, educational resources, food and entertainment to K-12 students and their families.

"We want to make sure we give back to the community by providing the free school supplies," Olga Achourkina with the Texas Tech Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, said. "We know it's financially challenging when you have multiple children in the family, you know, school-aged children, so we want to kick off the school year right."

Students received backpacks filled with supplies on a first come, first served basis.

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