Operation Backpack Blitz needs your donations

News 3 and Southern Bank have partnered up to collect school supplies for Operation Backpack Blitz!

You can drop off new backpacks and school supplies at any area Southern Bank location until August 14.

ForKidsVA will distribute the backpacks to local homeless children and families!

ForKids is a non-profit agency founded in 1988 with a mission to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty for families and children.