Need for kids larger than propagandize reserve – WSAZ
August 7, 2016 - School Supplies
CABELL COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) — With a propagandize year right around a corner, a need for kids streamer behind continues to grow.
Several giveaways have been hosted opposite a segment to safeguard each tyro is prepared for a initial day.
“Maybe 10, 15, 20 years ago, we didn’t have this vast of a need,” Will Holland, United Way of a River Cities Director of Resource Development, said.
Holland says he’s seen a need grow, though not only for propagandize supplies.
“There are a vast series of students who are personal as homeless,” Holland told WSAZ. “They could unequivocally use bedding, so pillows and blankets, since some kids right here subsequent to us don’t know where they’re going to spend their subsequent night.”
He hopes a drives and giveaways will concede students to concentration on their education, by holding caring of their simple needs.
“How do we make certain that child sitting in class, who’s so hungry, he can’t compensate attention, and so this helps with that,” Holland said.
The United Way of a River Cities and Ohio University Proctorville Center teamed adult Saturday for a annual Stuff a Bus event, collecting healthy snacks, propagandize supplies, toiletries and other equipment for students who need them.
The equipment collected will be donated among propagandize systems in Cabell, Wayne, Lincoln and Mason counties in West Virginia and Lawrence County in Ohio.