The top reason why local youths miss school is they are embarrassed about their personal appearance, Kiwanis Club of Crestview member Roy Estes said.
“If we can help them with this, they might stay in class,” Estes said on Aug. 31 at Warriors Hall on Stillwell Boulevard, where he and other club members sorted and packed assorted hygiene products to benefit local students.
At Warriors Hall on Aug. 31, Kiwanis Club of Crestview members (from left), Mike Roy, Club President Yvonne Shanklin, Betsy Roy, Roy Estes, Bob Allen and Fletcher Williams finish packing hygiene items that will be given to local school students.
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