Local bikers put on back to school drive

The community of Puerto Peñasco is invited to donate school supplies to the “Mochilón School Drive” of the local motorcycle club Los Hijos del Pueblo.

mochilonRoberto Ramiréz, President of the local club, indicated the school supply drive originally has been done between clubs in Tijuana, Mexicali, and Hermosillo, and now for the first time Los Hijos del Pueblo will be doing their own efforts here.

He explained supplies are being collection by the 13 members of the local club, as well as biker friends of the club in nearby cities, and the invitation also goes out to anyone in the community who would like to help. Donations of school supplies can be dropped off through Sept. 3rd at the Casa de la Cultura (across from City Hall), Café Limani (in Plaza Pelicanos) or Pinturas Luvisa.hijos-del-pueblo

Cesar Ochoa, Vice President of the local Hijos del Pueblo club, detailed items they are collecting include: paper, posterboard (white and color), crayons, tissue paper for crafts, scissor, liquid glue, watercolors and brushes, among other everyday school supplies.

The “Mochilón” collection will last through September 3rd so that supplies can be presented on September 5th. This year the supplies will go to children at the Nueva Creación kindergarten in the neighborhood of San Rafael.



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