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Back to School Alliance

Volunteers packing backpacks while wearing masks
Jan Meadows

An annual back-to-school party for thousands of children in Bloomington-Normal won't happen this year.

At least not in the same way.

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Most of us remember what it was like as a kid on that first day of school. Your backpack is full of fresh school supplies. The way that giant box of crayons smells when you open it for the first time.