To help with the ever-increasing cost of school supplies, three East Texas school districts are participating in school supply drives this August.
On Friday, August 9, Tyler Independent School District and the Brookshire's Grocery Company are partnering in a "Stuff the Bus" drive from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Volunteers will be at the Rice Road and Bergfeld Park stores accepting donations. For more information, click here.
On Tuesday, August 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Greater East Texas Community Action Program and the Nacogdoches Jr. Forum are partnering with Nacogdoches ISD schools to host Project SOS (Supply Our Schools), their annual school supply drive. For more information, click here.
On Friday, August 16, the Junior League of Longview and Neiman Marcus will hold School Supply Train 2013 from 8 a.m. until supplies last. The drive will be held at The ROC of First Baptist Church of Longview. For qualifying information, click here.