The Salvation Army needs volunteers to help fill backpacks with school supplies on Monday, August 5.
The supplies are being collected this weekend during the annual Stuff the Bus campaign through the United Way.
The items will be separated in approximately 1,000 supply packs from 9 a.m. to noon on Monday.
The Salvation Army also needs volunteers to help with the Back to School Fair on Thursday, August 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
That is when families will pick up their school supply packs.
Contact LeeAnn Hobson at The Salvation Army, located at 602 Messanie Street, to sign up for a volunteer opportunity. The phone number is 816-232-5824.