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Company donates duffel bags to children in need

West Chester Protective Gear donated 387 duffel bags (PHOTO: FOX19/ Mike Woeste) West Chester Protective Gear donated 387 duffel bags (PHOTO: FOX19/ Mike Woeste)
WEST CHESTER, OH (FOX19) -

A local company is pitching in to provide 1,200 children in need for suitcases and backpacks.

West Chester Protective Gear is donating 387 duffel bags to "Cases for Love."

"Cases for Love" is a local effort to help provide children in Hamilton and Butler counties backpacks and suitcases.

"Our donation is to help kids," Jim Wilson, from West Chester Protective Gear said to FOX19 NOW. "This isn't about making money as many companies are today. It's about helping the community and helping people."

The program began on Jan. 5, and has brought in 500 suitcases on the first week.

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