Help Us Stuff the Bus on July 22

The Stuff the Bus Back to School Drive is Coming Up!

Stuff the Bus backpack 2021
Stuff the Bus backpack 2021(WOWT)

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Help us make a difference in the lives of area children with the 6 News Stuff the Bus Back to School Drive.

Drop off backpacks and school supplies Thursday, July 22nd in the Scheels parking lot at Village Pointe from 5am to 7pm.

Donations will go to Collective for Youth in Omaha, their mission is to advocate for, facilitate resources, and provide quality training for out of school time program providers.

Scheels, a co-sponsor for the event, is excited to be involved, “It’s right up our alley, obviously we have backpacks. Plus it’s such an iconic community event and so, we’re just excited to have it at our store to have it out in our parking lot,” said Kim Johnson, Events and Donation Manager at Scheels.

UnitedHealthcare, our other co-sponsor, is also looking forward to Stuff the Bus. Jeff Stafford, CEO of UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Nebraska said “We really want to contribute to children being able to succeed in school and be successful and your event here is just a great idea.”

Safely drop off your donation and help a child in need. Thank You to all our great partners. Come help us Stuff the Bus!

Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare and Scheels.

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