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Back-to-School Fair for Kankakee and Iroquois Counties


Tuesday, August 3, 2021    
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm


Kankakee High School
1200 W. Jeffery Street, Kankakee, IL, 60901

Event Type

Drive-thru event for students from Kankakee and Iroquois counties needing a helping hand with school supplies

Catholic Charities is hosting a Back-to-School Fair from 3:30 to 6 p.m. on Aug. 3 at Kankakee High School.

The Back to School Fair serving Kankakee and Iroquois counties prepares children from low-income households for a new school year by providing free school supplies. Registration is required.

To comply with social distancing:

  • This is a drive-thru event
  • Participants must register in advance

Visit the fair’s registration website to sign up. Participants will receive a ticket to attend the fair.

For more information, contact Marianne Melcher of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet, at (815) 774-4663 or