Originally Published: July 17, 2016 5:55 a.m.
PRESCOTT – The Coalition for Compassion and Justice is seeking volunteers to help with its Fair Start back-to-school supply distribution project for low-income families.
Volunteers are needed to help fill the donated backpacks with supplies on July 27 and July 28 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the CCJ headquarters located in Esther Hall at the Prescott United Methodist Church at 505 W. Gurley St.
On July 29, volunteers are needed between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. to help set up the room for the distribution and on July 30 they are needed between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. for the actual distribution of backpacks and supplies and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. with the cleanup efforts. Volunteers are also requested to help with the church’ Shoes for the Shepherd program that allows those picking up backpacks to get certificates for a new pair of shoes.
For more information, contact Diane Iverson, director of CCJ special projects, at 928-445-8382.