Donations sought for stuff the bus school supplies drive

Donations will be accepted through Aug. 1 for an annual school supplies drive sponsored by Townsquare Media in Grand Junction.

Participants can stuff the white activity bus parked in the Clock Court at Mesa Mall, located at 2424 U.S. Highway 6 & 50.

School supplies most needed include boxes of tissues, colored pencils, composition and spiral notebooks, crayons, erasers, folders, glue sticks, markers, pencils and pencil boxes, plastic storage bags and scissors.

Volunteers will unstuff the bus starting at 10 a.m. Aug. 2 and sort supplies into boxes for distribution to Mesa County School District 51 elementary and middle schools. Parents in need of supplies can request assistance from the office staffs of the schools their children attend.

Monetary donations for high schools can made be through the District 51 Foundation website at https://d51foundation.org/stuff-the-bus.