DoSomething.org and Staples have teamed up with teen actress and recording artist Bella Thorne, for the fifth-annual Staples for Students national school supply drive, to help kids in need. The drive encourages local young people to collect school supplies and drop them off at their nearest Staples store through Sept. 15.
All school supplies and donations will be given to the Boys Girls Club of Bartow County to ensure they get into the hands of local disadvantaged youth just in time for the new school year.
“I’m excited to help motivate fellow teens to make a difference in their communities,” Thorne said in a release. “There are so many kids in America who return to school without basic school supplies, and I’m thrilled to team up with Staples and DoSomething.org to encourage teens to lend