University of Lynchburg lacrosse team to fill 5,000 COVID-19 relief bags


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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) — A local college sports team is lending a helping hand during the coronavirus pandemic.

According to the city of Lynchburg, the University of Lynchburg lacrosse team’s players and coaches will join the Lynchburg Cares COVID Relief Group and other city officials at Bank of the James Stadium to fill 5,000 bags with hand sanitizer, masks, and information flyers. The bags will be distributed at several community events next month.

The bag stuffing event takes place Tuesday, September 29, from 4 to 7 p.m.

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