TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - The Salvation Army in Terre Haute is helping kids get ready for back to school.
Agency leaders held a back to school give-away Monday in an opportunity to help those in need. Children were able to pick up backpacks, notepads and binders among other supplies.
Organizers say last year they were able to help almost 600 students.
"It all adds up real quickly especially for families that have multiple kids,” said Gordon Hoag, The Salvation Army. “So we want to do our part and help the community and just be there for people who need us."
The Salvation Army will again open its doors tomorrow and Wednesday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
They are still taking school supplies and monetary donations if you would like to help. For more information call the Salvation Army at 812-232-4081.
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