9 Group Partners with Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation for Back-to-School Supply Drive

9 Group Co-Chairs of event (L to R) Rachel Wenman and Carolyn Corrado
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, a 9 Group program and the Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation embarked as a team to collect school supply donations for children at Chester T. Sewell Elementary School from July 20 – Aug. 20 (Pictured above: Rachel Wenman and Carolyn Corrado – Photo credit: 9 Group)

The back-to-school drive allowed 9 Cares to fill backpacks for underprivileged children, who do not have the basic necessities needed for learning.

9 Group Co-Chairs of back-to-school event (L to R) Rachel Wenman and Carolyn Corrado
9 Group Co-Chairs of back-to-school event (L to R) Rachel Wenman and Carolyn Corrado

Photo credit: 9 Group.

The volunteer effort collected 200 backpacks filled with basic school supplies. Some of the items donated were pens, pencils, notebooks, crayons, markers and glue sticks.

9 Cares is a 9 Group program, comprised of team members and their families who volunteer their time to make a positive impact in the community.

9 Cares and Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation Back-to-School Drive
9 Cares and Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation Back-to-School Drive

Photo credit: 9 Group.