DOWNTOWN — Chicagoans can nominate a school to receive free supplies for all students.
Back 2 School Illinois, which aims to "create and support educational opportunities" for kids, is hosting the annual contest. The organization is accepting nominations — which must include a completed application and essay — and will pick two Chicago schools to get free supplies.
Anyone can nominate a school, according to the organization's website, and schools can be nominated multiple times.
The applications must be mailed in by July 24. Applications are available online.
Winners will be informed by Aug. 7.