Volunteers! help United Way of Salt Lake stuff the bus with school supplies for 5,000 kids!August 25, 2011
Author: Jerilyn Stowe
Salt Lake City – Join United Way of Salt Lake on September 8th to help stuff 5,000 backpacks with school supplies for low-income kids in our community.
What: Stuff the Bus Public Volunteer Project
Volunteers will work to:
- stuff each backpack with pens, pencils, glue, paper, notebooks, rulers, crayons and other school supplies
- package stuffed backpacks into boxes
- load backpacks onto school buses for delivery
When: United Way of Salt Lake’s Annual Day of Caring
September 8, 2011
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: The Gateway
18 North Rio Grande Street
Project will be set up outside in front of the Grand Hall
(top of the stairs between Taifoon and Urban Outfitters)
School buses will be parked on 400 West in front of The Depot
School buses will be on hand to be “stuffed” with backpacks and make deliveries to over 15 schools. If 500 volunteers participate, that’s only 10 backpacks per person! Come on community, our school kids need you!