The gift cards can be spent on items like uniforms, athletic apparel, backpacks, shoes and other school necessities.
"We are able to really reach out to these kids and give them, you know, stuff that they need that they are not able to go get which some people may take for granted," said Robyn Shoptaw, the Store Director.
This is Academy's fifth year for this event and it is one of sixty similar events happening throughout out the U.S.
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