Thu, 19 Jul 2012 11:17:20 GMT — Many mid-Missouri students start out the school year without the required school supplies. KRCG 13 and WalMart are making back to school shopping easier for mid-Missouri families by collecting school supplies for Fulton, Jefferson City, Columbia and Lake of the Ozarks. The â??Pack the Busâ?? campaign aims to help school children in need.With your help, every child will return to school, ready to learn with the proper materials. Donations will be accepted on certain dates from 3:30 to 6:30p.m. at the following Walmart locations: July 23rd: Fulton July 24th: Jefferson City (East McCarty Location) July 25th: Osage Beach July 26th: Columbia (Grindstone Location) Suggested supplies include: Back packs Ball Point pens Colored markers (large tip-washable) Colored Pencils Crayons Elmerâ??s Glue Large erasers Facial tissue Glue sticks Index cards (3 X 5 ruled) Pencils Scissors Spiral notebook Yellow highlighters Protractors Calculators Rulers 3-Ring binders School supplies collected in each community support will the children in that area.
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