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Pack the Bus event enters 14th year helping underprivileged children

By Web Staff, WDBJ7, news@wdbj7.com
Published On: Jul 29 2013 03:58:59 AM EDT
Updated On: Jul 29 2013 12:00:00 AM EDT
ROANOKE, Va. -

Dozens of school children across the Roanoke Valley will soon have new school supplies, thanks to an annual campaign.

The 14th annual Pack the Bus event kicks off today through August 2nd.

Since it began, Pack the Bus, organized through Q99 Radio has collected more than $493,000 in school supplies.

Monday, July 29th:
Wytheville  11AM-2PM  Wythe and Bland Counties
Madison Heights  11AM-2PM  Amherst County

Tuesday, July 30th:
Radford 11AM-2PM  Radford City, Pulaski County
Salem 11AM-2PM  Salem City, Craig County
Christiansburg 4-7PM Montgomery and Floyd Counties
Valley View 4-7PM Roanoke City

Wednesday, July 31st:
Bonsack 11AM-2PM Botetourt Co., Roanoke Co.
Lynchburg-Wards Rd. 11AM-2PM Lynchburg City and Campbell Co.
Bedford 4-7PM Bedford County

Thursday, August 1st:
Covington 11AM-2PM Alleghany Co., Covington City, Bath Co.,
Lexington 11AM-2PM Lexington City, Rockbridge Co., Buena Vista

Friday, August 2nd:
Rocky Mount 11AM-2PM Franklin County
Pearisburg 11AM-2PM Giles County