FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER Director Tara Turrentine, left, helps 1-year-old Emilia Plank stuff the bus at the Placerville OfficeMax on Aug. 8. The Placerville Union School District Family Resource Center holds the annual event to help needy children acquire basic school supplies. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins


Stuff the Bus delivers school supplies for local students

By From page A11 | August 28, 2013

The annual partnership of Office Max and Placerville Union School District once again reaped a bounty of school supplies just in time for the Fall term. Organized by the district’s Family Resource Director Tara Turrentine for the sixth straight year, Stuff the Bus donations came in by check, cash and purchases from Office Max. She credited Mountain Democrat columnist Bob Billingsley’s “Heard Over the Back Fence” mention of the event as having generated a number of checks.

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