OSWEGO, NY – Burritt Motors in Oswego recently revved up the United Way’s annual Stuff-A-Bus campaign with a donation to help purchase additional school supplies for the campaign.
Partnering with more than 20 businesses and organizations, as well as school districts throughout Oswego County, the annual Stuff-A-Bus campaign collects donations of school supplies for distribution to less fortunate students throughout Oswego County.
“We are very appreciative of the support we receive from our area businesses and organizations. Whether hosting school supply collections, serving as official donation sites, or through their own generous donations, the Stuff-A-Bus campaign would not be the success it is without them,” said Executive Director of the United Way of Greater Oswego County, Melanie Trexler.
The highlight of the “Stuff-A-Bus” campaign will be a special collection day on August 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
School buses will be at the following sites to accept donations of school supplies from pens and pencils to notebooks and backpacks.
– Wal-Mart on Route 49 in Central Square
– Wal-Mart on Route 104 in Oswego
– Wal-Mart on Route 3 in Granby
– Kinney Drugs at 3318 Main Street in Mexico
– Kinney Drugs at 3873 Rome Road in Pulaski
– Kinney Drugs at 17 South First Street in Fulton
– The Hannibal Village Market IGA, Route 3 in Hannibal
– Fulton Savings Bank parking lot, Route 57 in Phoenix
School supplies will be handed out to students in their respective school districts as follows:
APW – August 22 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the APW Bus Garage
Central Square – August 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the CS Ed Center
Fulton – August 22 from 9 a.m. to noon, or until supplies last, at Fairgrieve Elementary School
Hannibal – August 22 from noon to 2 p.m. at Kenny Middle School
Mexico – August 22 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mexico Elementary School
Oswego – August 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Fitzhugh Park Cafeteria
Phoenix – August 22 from 9 a.m. to noon at Maroun Elementary School
Pulaski – August 22 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Laura M. Sharp Elementary
Sandy Creek – August 21 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Sandy Creek Elementary School Cafeteria