The Salvation Army's backpack program has kicked off in Huron County.
Officials with the Sally Ann will be collecting donations for kids' backpacks at locations in Goderich, Clinton, and Wingham until August 16th.
Community and Family Services worker Kendall Strome says items needed include backpacks, lunch bags, binders, erasers, lined paper, and markers.
Strome says you can register by calling any of the Salvation Army offices across Huron County.
Registration closes August 16th.
In 2018, Huron County branches of the Salvation Army distributed backpacks to 384 school children.
Salvation Army Wingham - 519-357-1387
Salvation Army Clinton - 519-482-8586
Salvation Army Goderich - 524-2950