Tools for Schools program offers backpacks for those in need

The 2016 Tools for Schools program is ready if you did not get your application sent in this year to receive a backpack for your children and you do need help in providing one for them.

You simply need to come to the location and time in your district and fill in a voucher to receive a backpack.

The locations and times are as follows:
• Tillamook School District
Saturday at Sacred Heart Gym from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Monday Aug. 22 at Sacred Heart Gym 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
• Neah-Kah-Nie School District
Saturday at Garibaldi Library from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
• Nestucca School District
Tuesday at Cloverdale Elementary School from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

If you have any questions regarding location, time or backpack availability. Please contact Russell Smith, Program Chairman at 503-812-4435.