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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Washington Wizards guard John Wall partnered with the Boys & Girls of Greater Washington to host a back to school backpack giveaway.

The first annual "Back 2 School Squad" event took place on Aug. 9, when Wall and the Boys & Girls Club distributed custom #2SQUAD backpacks to 250 children from the D.C. area ranging from age 9-13.

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