Axeman MC Announces “Fill the Bus” School Supply Drive Until 9/12!

The Axemen MC is announcing its “Fill the Bus” School Supply Drive.  The collection is an effort to help prepare youth and educators in the City of Jamestown with the supplies necessary to facilitate their education.  The Axemen MC is a group of Professional Firefighters whose mission is to help the community through this drive.  This collection is made possible through the efforts of the Axemen in cooperation with Jamestown Public Schools, the Jamestown BPU, the City of Jamestown Office of Public Safety, and Chautauqua Striders.  The group will be collecting  pens, pencils, erasers, folders, spiral notebooks, dividers, index cards, highlighters, back packs, zipper pouches, post it notes, pencil boxes, rulers, tissues, crayons, wide ruled loose leaf paper, and 3 ring 1” binders.  The collection will begin August 1st, 2015 and will continue through September 12th, 2015.  Distribution to the Jamestown Public Schools will begin the week of September 23rd, 2015.

The following locations will be available for the general public to drop off any donations:

Jamestown Police Department Lobby – 200 E. 2nd Street, Jamestown

Jamestown Fire Department (City Hall) – 200 Spring Street, Jamestown

Chautauqua Striders – Chautauqua  Striders,  301 E. 2nd St. Suite 102– Jamestown

Southside Redemption Center, 1752 Foote Avenue – Jamestown

M&T Bank – 737 Foote Ave. – Jamestown

Jamestown Area Community FCU – 915 East 2nd Street – Jamestown

More drop locations to be announced.

For more information and questions, please contact Keith Ecklund at (716) 664-1398 or via email at

posted on 08/05/2015 - filed under: Community, Elementary School, JHS, Middle School, Spotlight, Students