Jaycees donate school supplies

Published 5:19 am Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Austin Jaycees Friday donated more than $400 in school supplies to the Salvation Army to help out families in need.

Austin Jaycees members Mindy Schmit, Jessica Kennedy and Brian Klouse stand beside the more than $400 of school supplies Jaycees donated to the Salvation Army Friday. -- Photo provided

“We saw a need and we thought it would be a great way to help out our community,” said Amie Klouse, Austin Jaycees president. “This is why we raise money.”

The Austin Jaycees is a nonprofit volunteer organization for individuals ages 18-40. Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn.

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