Free Community Back-to-School Events

 Want to lend a hand to students in need this school year?  Need help getting your school supplies or a haircut this year? These events in the MWISD area can help!


August 12, 2016

Southwire celebrates the return of school with FREE school supplies (while supplies last).  Children and parent/guardian must be present to receive backpacks and supplies.  9am-12pm. This business is located at 3800 SE Industrial Pkwy, Mineral Wells, TX 76067.


August 13, 2016

The Annual Back to School Fair provides backpacks with school supplies to families in the Mineral Wells area as well as an information fair for parents with local non-profit organization.  Students must be present to receive school supplies. 8:00-11:00 am @ MWHS (3801 Ram Blvd.).  Questions or want to help?  Please contact First Baptist Church at 325-2523.


August 20, 2016

Haircuts for Kids-New River Mineral Wells is offering free haircuts to children.  Bring out your families to enjoy games and bounce houses while you wait.   Located at 202 SE 6th Ave, Mineral Wells, TX 76067.  Questions?  Call New River MW at 817-341-7970 ext. 236


Please note: This is a working list last updated August 9, 2016, so check back often for updates and additions.  Know of an event that needs to be added to our list? Email and let us know at


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