The new school year will start sooner than you think; while many look forward to adventure of the season, others look to back-to-school time with trepidation. Many families in the Northland have a difficult time making ends meet all year long - but especially when clothes and supply shopping stretch their budget.
CHUM is looking to change that by organizing a backpack and school supply collection. According to officials with the agency, participation can take many forms. Scott Van Deale - CHUM's Distributive Services Director expands: