Local Organization Helps Dress Underprivileged Students

CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Just in time for school on Monday, a local organization made sure those in need of school attire got it on Saturday.

The Style Saves Foundation let kids take their pick of free clothes , jewelry and other accessories at  their fourth annual Back-to-School In-Style event at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.

Many of the children are either homeless or migrants.

The children also got a day of pampering and activities like makeovers, free haircuts, face painting and mini yoga classes.

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One local vision company also gave kids free eye exams, complimentary prescription frames and lenses.

Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho was at  Saturday’s event. He praised the organization for not only giving out clothes but also hope and opportunity to the children.

“To the community as a whole it means a lot but to the people who are…

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