• Northwest Funeral Chapel helps get kids back-to-school with ‘Book Bag Give-a-way’

    August 20, 2016


    Northwest Funeral Chapel sponsored its annual Back-to-School Book Bag
    Give-A-Way at the Northwest Family Activity and Event Center, 4034 West
    Good Hope Road on August 13 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. In addition to free
    book bags and school supplies for children grades 1-8, The Milwaukee Times
    donated more than 400 books to help promote literacy among the attendees.
    Refreshments, games and free health care information and screenings were also
    offered. Other community partners included: the Milwaukee Police Dept., the
    Milwaukee Fire Dept., Milwaukee Health Services, Northcott Neighborhood
    Services, Faith Hope Ministries, Black Nurses Association, Aurora Health
    Care, Sam’s Club, Walgreens, Hickman Academy, Milwaukee Boys & Girls
    Clubs and The Milwaukee Times. Northwest Funeral Chapel is owned by J.C.
    Frazier (top photo, center).