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Date(s) - 08/08/2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location
Sonora Crossroads Shopping Center/Walmart Parking Lot

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15th Annual Stuff The Bus Event – Jamestown Family Resource Center and Jamestown California Highway Patrol Office Team Up Again

Who: Jamestown Family Resource Center and the Jamestown Office of the California Highway Patrol
What: Stuff the Bus
Where: Sonora Crossroads Shopping Center – Near Walmart
When: Saturday August 8th, 2020 9 AM – 4 PM
Why: To improve school readiness for economically disadvantaged youth in Tuolumne County
For more information: Daniel Harrison, Jamestown Family Resource Center
984-4704 x 113. dharrison@jespanthers.org

Officer Steve Machado, Jamestown CHP 984-3944
Every year hundreds of children in Tuolumne County start school without the supplies and clothes they need to get off on the right foot. The “Stuff the Bus” project gives the entire community the opportunity to support local students in meeting their educational goals by making sure they have what they need to get started.
Last year over 275 students in Tuolumne County received backpacks full of school supplies and other helpful items. The need has been great in the past and it is anticipated more children than ever will need support this school year.
How does it work? A Jamestown School District bus will park in front of the Sonora Wal-Mart store all day on Saturday August 17th. CHP Officers, community and student volunteers will provide interested shoppers with a list of needed items available in the stores. When people leave the stores, they drop off their contributions with volunteers who store them in the bus. Donations of cash, checks or gift cards are also accepted at the Jamestown Family Resource Center.. The items will be distributed to students in need starting August 12th, before the start of the school year through the Jamestown Family Resource Center. Families can sign up to receive backpacks and supplies at the bus on August 8th or by calling JFRC 984-4704 x113.

To contribute, volunteer or for more information call the Jamestown Family Resource Center at 984-4704.

Saturday August 8th 9 AM – 4 PM
Sonora Wal-Mart
Every year hundreds of children in
Tuolumne County begin the school
year without the supplies they need
to succeed. Together we can help
students start the year right.
Please consider giving the following:
Gift cards * Shoes * Clothing
Backpacks* Binders* Pens *Composition Note Books
Pencils*Note books* Glue
Dry erasers*Paper*
Calculators*Crayons*Markers
Thank You!
You can always contribute at
The Jamestown Family Resource Center
10540 7th St, Jamestown, CA 95327
Call 984-4704 for more information

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