Edmonson hosts eighth annual Fun Day Book Bag Giveaway and Health Fair at Olinda Park
Miami Times staff report | 8/21/2014, noon
Miami-Dade County Commissioner Audrey M. Edmonson helped 2,000 children get ready for the new school year at her 8th annual Fun Day Book Bag Giveaway & Health and Info Fair on Aug. 9 at Olinda Park.
Children received brand-new backpacks filled with school supplies while they and their families enjoyed a fun day of face painting, raffles, free haircuts, dance contests and bounce houses. The event also featured a free food distribution by Farm Share and a SunPass giveaway by the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority. Several County departments also participated by providing information about government resources and services.