Americana Tax and Financial, Ricardo Aguilar TCO and The Ruth Escobar Foundation Inc. are teaming up to give away 100 laptops to students in need of a computer for distance learning.

The goals of the giveaway are to provide 100 laptops to students in need, advocate for students and families in need and to invite businesses, nonprofit and other agencies to work together to provide all students the tools they need for a successful school year, according to a news release.

Students are invited to apply to get their laptop starting Aug. 5. They can pick up an application at Americana, located at 400 Chester Ave., or call (661) 631-2420 to request an application or more information. A committee will review and qualify the entries and award the laptops.

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