PPS SUPERINTENDENT ANTHONY HAMLET, ED.D., helps load backpacks into cars. It’s the new normal…the drive-through edition of PPS’ Back-to-School Celebration, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was held, Aug. 21, near Heinz Field. (Photos by Courier photographer J.L. Martello)
BACKPACKS — CANNED GOODS — PRIZES — PGH SPORTS TEAMS — WAMO/THE BEAT
LISA ARNETT, with PPS, helps load backpacks into cars.
ZAIRE HOWZE-JETTER, a seventh-grader in PPS, hands out Chick Fil-A gift cards.
MAISHA HOWZE from Allegheny County’s Department of Human Services supports PPS, hands out lunches at the event.
MARJANI HOWZE-JETTER, ZAIRE HOWZE-JETTER
LINDSAY POWELL of the City of Pittsburgh Mayor’s Office helps load canned goods into cars.
THE EMCEES—Kiki Brown of 107.3 The Beat and Portia Foxx of WAMO 100.1.