Help StarTran "Stuff the Bus" for Friendship Home
The public can help "Stuff the Bus" April 16 and 17, 2016 by donating new items needed by the residents at Friendship Home, a 24-hour emergency shelter for those experiencing domestic violence. StarTran buses and Friendship Home volunteers will be stationed at these locations from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day:
- Wal-Mart and Sam's Club stores - 27th and Superior, 87th and Highway 2
- Wal-Mart stores - 84th and Adams, 27th and Grainger
Items needed include toilet paper, paper towels, sheets and comforters, pillows, bath towels, personal care items, kitchenware, laundry detergent, cleaning supplies and some non-perishable food items. Cash donations are accepted.
Alpha Media's Lincoln stations — KFRX (106.3 FM), The Eagle-KTGL (92.9 FM), The Blaze-KIBZ (104.1 FM), ESPN-KLMS (1480 AM), KFOR (1240 AM, 103.3 FM) and KZKX (96.9 FM) — will do live broadcasts from the event.
Friendship Home provides safe, confidential shelter, support and services that help equip women and children to start new lives free from violence. "Stuff the Bus" is sponsored by Walmart, Sam's Club, StarTran, Digity Lincoln stations: KFRX (106.3 FM), The Eagle (KTGL 92.9 FM), The Blaze (104.1 FM), ESPN 1480 AM, KFOR (1240 AM) and KZKX (96.9 FM).