Staff ReportNewsWest 9
ODESSA - The Odessa Homeless Coalition is collecting school supplies to assist those families who can't afford them.
There were more than 1,100 students identified as homeless last school year at ECISD.
The group is collecting supplies and backpacks and they're encouraging the community to help out.
You can drop off the items at different locations including the ECISD Community Outreach Center, Odessa Links and the Ector County Library.
You can drop off the items until August 22.