CFD hands out school supplies

August 21, 2008 2:46:36 PM PDT
Some Chicago Public Schools students got free back-to-school supplies thanks to the Chicago Fire Department.School is set to start on September 2nd.

Nearly 500 students took part in the 6th annual firefighter's back-to-school rally at station house 107 on the Southwest Side.

In addition to school supplies, they got some hands-on fire equipment demonstrations as well. Fire officials spoke to the kids about fire prevention and safety.