August 16, 2017

Positivity: Gwinnett County officer buys kids back-to-school haircuts

Filed under: Positivity — Tom @ 5:55 am

From Gwinnett County, Georgia:

POSTED: AUG 08 2017 09:57AM EDT
UPDATED: AUG 09 2017 10:46AM EDT

A Gwinnett County police officer went above and beyond the call of duty to help out children before they headed back to school.

Officer Johnny Pollack with the Gwinnett County Police Department saved money for months and worked part-time jobs to raise enough money to hold a haircut drive for local students.

Pollack teamed up with Legacy Cuts in Snellville and rented out the barber shop to give students free haircuts over the weekend.

The officer also gave away over 300 backpacks filled with school supplies.

“It’s more than about being an officer, it is about being a person, a person in a position to give back,” Pollack told FOX 5. “Just to have those resources available can help start them, or point them in a better direction.” …

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