Annual Fill the Bus School Supply Drive is July 27
Communities In Schools (CIS) of Nevada is once again inviting the Las Vegas community to help them collect school supplies for local students at their sixth annual Fill The Bus back-to-school supply drive on Friday, July 27, from 5:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Sam's Club on S. Rainbow Boulevard and the 215. A second location, at the Galleria Mall in Henderson, will also be taking donations that day.
Community in Schools places full-time employees in schools to assess students’ needs and identify the barriers they face to graduation.
Statewide, CIS of Nevada serves 67,461 students in 63 schools.
For more information visit CISNevada.org.
The 2018-2019 School Supply List is as follows:
- Backpacks (17 in. - All Ages)
- Mechanical Pencils and Highlighters
- Pens (Blue and Black ink)
- Markers, Crayons and Colored Pencils
- Index Cards, Pocket Folders and Dividers
- Erasers, Pencil Sharpeners and Pencil Cases
- Athletic Shoes (all sizes and colors)
- New Socks and Underwear
- Alarm Clocks
- Wide-Ruled or College Ruled Paper
- Hygene Kits and Products (Toothpaste, Toothbrush, Hairbrushes, Deodarant and Hand Sanitizer)
- School Uniforms (Khaki or navy shorts and pants. Uniform shirts in red, white or navy)