Arabely Hinojosa just wanted to help her students during the pandemic.
A majority of the students at Saldivar Elementary in the Dallas ISD live in low-income households and the pandemic compounding financial issues for so many.
Hinojosa started a school supply drive in July and her effort will help hundreds of students.
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“We were able to donate over 500 bags to our scholars. So many people reached out and helped. I hope to continue to help my community,” Hinojosa said.
She said she hoped her supply drive helped take a little pressure off of families who are doing the best they can with a difficult situation.