KARM, WIVK "Stuffing the Bus" for needy kids

The following suggested supplies are needed to help kids successfully head back to school.

Backpacks
Three ring binders
Loose-leaf notebook paper
Boxes of Kleenex
Spiral notebooks
Pocket folders
Glue sticks/glue bottles
Pencil boxes
Pencils and pens
Crayons and markers
Rulers

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Knox Area Rescue Ministries wants to help homeless and needy children get the school supplies they need going into the school year. So, once again, they've teamed up with WIVK-FM, Walmart, and Gentry Trailways to "Stuff the Bus!

On Wednesday, they parked a school bus in front of the Turkey Creek Walmart, 10900 Parkside Drive, and are asking people to help pack it with the supplies kids need. (check out the list in the sidebar)

The bus will be parked there until 6:00 p.m. Wednesday night and WIVK's on air personalities will be on hand too, broadcasting from the parking lot.


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