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Stuff A Bus for Seniors Drive-By Donation Drive May 23 and 24
Donation drive for seniors set to begin at Sam's Club.

Media Release
For Immediate Release
www.washoecounty.us

Contact: Chris Ciarlo
Cciarlo@washoecounty.us
775-337-4500

Reno, Nev. May 20, 2019. Don’t miss the bus, help seniors in need by making a donation at the Stuff A Bus for Seniors Drive-By Donation Drive on Thursday, May 23 and Friday, May 24 from 3-7 p.m. at Sam’s Club on Kietzke Lane in Reno.

As part of Older Americans Month, regional government organizations and local businesses, including KOLO Cares, Sam's Club, Washoe County, the Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County, Washoe County Human Services Agency, the City of Reno, the City of Sparks, the Reno Aces, Reno 1868 FC, and the Food Bank of Northern Nevada are teaming up to fill a bus with community donations for our local seniors.

New, unused donations will be accepted at the drive-by donation event.

Needed items include:

  • Sweatshirts
  • Sweatpants
  • Bus passes
  • Jackets
  • Gift cards
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Hygiene products
  • Adult diapers

Media photo, video and interview opportunity:
When: Thursday, May 23 and Friday, May 24 from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Where: Sam’s Club, 4835 Kietzke Lane in Reno

For a complete list of all Older Americans Month activities, visit https://www.washoecounty.us/seniorsrv/events_calendars_menus.php

Contact: Lauren Ball, Public Information Officer

LBall@rtcwashoe.com | Office: 775-335-1916 or Cell: 619-955-0750

or

Secondary Contact: Michael Moreno, Public Affairs Manager

MMoreno@rtcwashoe.com | Office: 775-335-1869 or Cell: 775-771-6453

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