WMUR is kicking off their 1st 'Pack-a-Pack' school backpack drive this Thursday, August 3rd and they need your help!

WMUR 's goal is to fill at least 2,000 backpacks on Thursday, August 3rd. All the gear will go to students in need for the upcoming school year.

WMUR, Service Credit Union, The Boys and Girls Clubs in New Hampshire and the New Hampshire Food Bank are partnering for a fantastic cause. Here's how you can help:

If you can, buy a backpack and fill it with the items listed below.

SHOPPING LIST
-- Pencil sharpener
-- Box of colored pencils
-- Pack of No. 2 pencils
-- Erasers
-- Pair of student scissors
-- Glue sticks
-- Spiral notebook
-- 12" plastic ruler
-- Pack of ballpoint pens
-- 2-pocket folders

33 Service Credit Union locations throughout the Granite State this Thursday, August 3rd.