LATHROP — The City of Lathrop is conducting its Third Annual Backpack and School Supply Drive for Lathrop elementary schools.
Donations for the drive will be accepted through Sept. 1. The City will have collection boxes at the following locations during regular business hours:
•City of Lathrop, 390 Towne Centre Drive, Lathrop
•Lathrop-Manteca Fire Station, 800 East J Street, Lathrop
•Lathrop Police Services, 15597 Seventh Street, Lathrop
•Lathrop Community Center, 15557 Fifth Street, Lathrop
All items received will be donated to Lathrop Elementary School, Mossdale Elementary School, and Joseph Widmer Elementary School for distribution to students in need of backpacks and school supplies. Due to the school dress code policy, please do not donate red or blue backpacks.