2017 Back to School Festival: Back to School Rally | Oakland
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Oakland City Hall | 1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
On Sunday, August 13, 2017, Oakland Natives Give Back, the City of Oakland’s Office of the Mayor, Oakland Fire IAF55, Oakland Police, PG&E, My New Red Shoes, The Hair-Gym, Purple Heart, Ace Kids Golf, Parks and Recreation and Oakland Unified School District. will host the 10th Annual “Attend & Achieve Back to School Event.”
Free, but registration is required for each person. Please print your ticket and bring it along with you. Ticket holder must be present to receive school supplies.
The Back-to-School Rally has been designed for community engagement, fun, and to be inspirational – just in time for you and your family to prepare to blast off into the new school year, prepared and ready to succeed.
The event will feature:
- Free giveaways to the first 2,000 children*
- Dissemination of information that is key to academic success
- Family-friendly activities
- Youth, teen and parent workshops
The main focus for the Attend & Achieve Back to School event is to promote the importance for students to attend school on a regular basis.
Please note, this is an all day celebration. Plan on attending from 11 am to 5 pm. In order to receive the “tools for school”, registered participants must attend life enrichment workshops, enjoy lunch with the group, and take advantage of networking opportunities with vendors.