Mathis Battery donates to Backpack Program
Posted: Friday, September 30, 2011 12:04 am
BACKPACK PROGRAM DONATION – Family and Sstaff of Mathis Battery Company located on 670 Pikeview St. in Dresden, are shown presenting a $1,000 check to show their support of the Weakley County Back Pack Program. The program was put into place by community activists to ensure children from low-income families had healthy foods over the weekend during the school year. The program has expanded to help kindergartners and first-graders across the county. The project is currently in need of monetary donations to purchase the food items. Donations can be sent to P.O. Box 169 Dresden, TN 38225 or brought to any First State Bank location. For more information, call 514-0594 or 514-0858.