It's almost back to school time.

It's almost time for school to start so that means it is time for Stuff a Bus!  Stuff a Bus is a community impact program of the United Way to collect money and school supplies for kids in need from 11 local school districts.  United Way, the area Rotary clubs, the Kiwanis club of Texarkana, Altrusa, and Texarkana Resources for the Disabled teamed up to distribute over 1300 backpacks with supplies last year and we hope to distribute 1500 this year.  Backpacks and supplies are given to students from TISD, TASD, LEISD, PGISD, Leary, Redlick, Maud, Redwater, Hooks, Genoa, and Fouke.

Stuff the Bus will Collecting money and supplies the first three Saturdays in August.

We will be collecting on Saturday August 2nd from 10 am to 2 pm at the following locations:

Central Mall

CVS Stateline

Payless on Arkansas Boulevard

Sonic on Arkansas Boulevard

Wal-Mart Arkansas

We will be collecting on Saturday August 9th from 10:00am to 2:00 pm at the following locations

CVS Richmond Road

Office Depot

Payless at Central Mall

Wal-Mart Texas

We will be collecting on Saturday August 16th from 10:00 to 2:00 at Sams.

You can also make a donation at the following businesses.

Amigo Juan’s, Big Jake’s,  Chik-Fil-A,  Delaughters, Exxon New Boston Road, Fanfare, the Girl Scout Office, Hobby Lobby, Julie’s Deli, Mil-Way, Mooyah, Office Depot, Payless, Red River FCU, Red Road Winery, Vincents, Wadley, Wilson Tire, and Wisdom Animal Clinic.

Please help us meet our goal to help 1500 students this year!

For more information please contact Joanna Pridgen or 903-276-1873