The new school year is just around the corner and 2 On Your Side wants each child to start the school year with the supplies they need to be successful. Once again, 2 On Your Side is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo, First Student and Walmart to collect backpacks and school supplies for 2 Pack A Backpack.
You can help a family in need by donating school supplies on Friday, August 18th at area Wal Marts (and other locations see below):
All general school supplies are needed: pencils, pens, notebooks, filler paper, binders, folders, crayons, colored pencils, glue, highlighters, markers and backpacks.
Friday, August 18th
Wal Mart - Amherst - 3290 Sheridan Drive, Amherst
Wal Mart - Williamsville - 5033 Transit Road, Williamsville
Wal Mart - Cheektowaga - 2500 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga
Wal Mart - Hamburg - 5360 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg
Wal Mart - Lancaster - 4975 Transit Rd., Lancaster
Wal Mart - North Tonawanda - 866 Niagara Falls Blvd.,North Tonawanda
Wal Mart - Niagara Falls - 1540 Military Rd., Niagara Falls
Wal Mart - Lockport - 5735 S. Transit Rd., Lockport
Wal Mart - Springville - 317 S. Cascade Dr. Springville
Also ... JC Penney at Boulevard Mall --donations accepted now through 8/18/17
Donations are also accepted at HOME - Housing Opportunities Made Equal - Community Block Party, Saturday, August 19th 12-3pm 1542 Main Street @ Ferry Avenue, Buffalo NY
Backpacks and school supplies will be distributed through Boys & Girls Clubs throughout Western New York. Families in need can register by filling out applications at local Boys & Girls Clubs (Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo, Boys & Girls Clubs of Niagara Falls, Boys & Girls Clubs of Northtowns, Boys & Girls Clubs of Springville and Youth Mentoring Services in Lockport.
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