The Banquet's Project: SOS is teaming with Walmart East in Sioux Falls and School Bus Inc to collect enough school supplies to stuff a bus.

Stop by Walmart on East 10th Street Friday, Saturday, and Sunday to help by purchasing school supplies and dropping them in a collection box to help kids in our community whose families can't afford them.

The items Project: SOS needs most right now are

  • Middle School & High School Backpacks
  • 7" Scissors
  • 1-Subject Spiral Notebooks (College Ruled and Wide Ruled)
  • Pencil Pouches
  • Zipper Binders for Middle Schoolers

Click here for a school supply list and more information about Project: SOS.

The Banquet’s Project: SOS (Supply Our Students), has been collecting brand new backpacks and school supplies to distribute to children in and around Sioux Falls since 1989. Each year they distribute over 6,000 backpacks filled with supplies to children so they have a better chance at academic success because of this program.

Project SOS also needs of volunteers to hand out school supply lists at Walmart East from noon to 2:00 pm during the Stuff the Bus event. For information call 335-7066.

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