(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The Salvation Army is using the summer months to prepare for the upcoming school year.
The agency began accepting applications Monday for the school supply drive that takes place each year.
The Salvation Army is taking applications for children in need of school supplies from July 1 through July 31.
Applications will be accepted from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Applicants must provide proof of identification for all adults in the home, social security cards for all household members and a food stamp letter or proof of income.
Contact the Salvation Army with questions about the application process at 816-232-5824.