Video: HUGSS and Coats for Kids

School backpacks are distributed at the HUGSS (Helping Us Give School Supplies) and Coats for Kids event held Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at Sullivan Arena. Erik Hill

Thousands turned out for the HUGSS (Helping Us Give School Supplies) and Coats for Kids event held Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Sullivan Arena in Anchorage. The project helps prepare children from low-income households for school, providing basic school supplies and coats to 5,500 kids.