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Back to school puts financial strain on Michigan’s most vulnerable families

Back to school puts financial strain on Michigan’s most vulnerable families

September 30, 2020 | Nushrat Rahman

As the new school year ramps up and the economic downturn of the COVID-19 pandemic continues, parents are having to make tough financial decisions. Nonprofits and social service agencies say they see families struggling to purchase materials for school, access child care and put food on the table.