Thursday, 11 August 2016 01:20

Statesville, NC Back-to-School Drive to Benefit Children in Need

Ashley Stevenson of the Standing Hand and Hand Foundation will hold a back-to-school drive from 2pm to 6pm on August 27 at the Bentley Community Center, 234 Wilmington Ave., Statesville, NC.

The drive will feature food, drinks and other activities. Donations of book bags, or other school supplies from local businesses are requested and will be made available for children in need.

Chattney Harris, owner of J&C’s Auto Body & Detail Shop, has pledged 50 book bags toward the school drive and challenges other business owners to do the same.

Business donations can be dropped off at J&C’s Auto Body & Detail Shop, 117 McElwee St., Statesville. Harris will also make his donated book bags available for the first 50 registrants at his shop.

For more information or to donate to the school drive, call 704-223-3979 or 980-474-5867.

 

Thank you to the Statesville Record & Landmark for reprint permission. 

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