SULLIVAN, Ind. (WTHI) - The United Way is collecting donations for back to school. It is part of the agency's annual Stuff the Bus campaign.
It started today in Sullivan County and organizers collected supplies at the Wal-Mart in Sullivan.
This is the fifth year they've held the event.
One school superintendent says drives like this are very important to students in need.
"Well I mean the need at Southwest, we have a lot of underprivileged that you know, sometimes it's a struggle with the high unemployment rate right now," said Superintendent of Southwest School Corporation, Chris Stitzle.
The United Way will host three more drives in the Wabash Valley:
• August 13: Terre Haute Wal-Mart on South US 41 from 9:00am – 5:00pm
• August 14: Big Lots on Fort Harrison from 9:00am – 5:00pm
• August 15: Terre Haute Wal-Mart on SR 46 from 9:00am – 5:00pm
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