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Wal-Mart and United Way team up for back to school efforts

July 23, 2013

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The Wal-Mart stores in Hickory and Conover are once again allowing their “Build A Backpack” school supply drive to blend with Catawba County United Way’s Volunteer Center’s “Stuff the Bus” school collection effort.  

The Wal-Mart stores will serve as convenient collection sites as patrons will be able to purchase items and place them in on-site bins, the effort kicks off   Saturday, July 27.  

To read more of this story, pick up the Wednesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.
 

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