Brooklyn Nets star helps kids score back-to-school haircuts

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Brooklyn Nets star Jarrett Allen teamed up with Levels Barbershop in Clinton Hill to provide free back-to-school haircuts for nearly 50 kids.

The kids came from a variety of community groups, including a nonprofit that helps kids whose parents are incarcerated. In addition to the free haircuts, the kids were also given new backpacks and school supplies.

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Participants also got the chance to meet Allen, who is one of the NBA's bright young stars.

This is the second year that Allen has hosted the event. 

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