From the Salvation Army of Carson City:
Salvation Army of Carson City is currently hosting a backpack and school supply drive, which will conclude on August 4. The items will be distributed to underprivileged children from the Carson City area.
The Salvation Army is seeking basic supplies like backpacks, calculators, crayons, erasers, glue sticks, pencils, pens, paper and rulers.
"We've been getting calls from families in need for several weeks asking for help," Lt. Mark Cyr, Salvation Army Carson City Corps Officer. "We expect that more than 60 kids will need our assistance."
Donation Drop-off Sites in Carson City
•Salvation Army--661 Colorado Street
•Salvation Army Thrift Store--180 E. Winnie Ln
•Grandma Hattie's Restaurant--2811 South Carson Street
•Office Depot --222 Fairview Dr.
After the drive concludes, The Salvation Army will hand out the school supplies to pre-qualified families.
From the Salvation Army of Carson City