Chaparral Elementary PTA hosts clothing drive to raise money for reading program, field trips The Clothes for the Cause drive is going on at the school through Jan. 22 MERIDIAN PRESS STAFF firstname.lastname@example.org Jan 15, 2016 (…) The Chaparral Elementary parent-teacher association is partnering with Clothes for the Cause for an event to raise money for their Accelerated Reading Program and class field trips. Clothes for the Cause, a fundraising company, partners with fundraising groups to collect items that friends, family members and neighbors already have in their houses such as clothes, shoes, purses, belts and household linens. Clothes for the Cause then gives the group cash in exchange for the collected items.You can drop off your donations to this clothing drive at: Chaparral Elementary School, located at 1155 North Deer Creek Lane, Meridian. They will be collecting donations between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. now through Jan. 22.For more information, contact your local event planner, Angelina Ball, at (208) 571-4664, Facebook at Clothes for the Cause, Twitter @Clothes4_Cause, Instagram Clothes4_Cause or online at www.clothesforthecausefundraising.com. More from this section Dedication ceremony is Sunday for new Catholic school in Meridian Posted: July 26, 2017 Criner steps down as football coach at Rocky Mountain for admin role at Eagle Posted: July 26, 2017 Military families invited to sign up for free school supplies from Operation Homefront Posted: July 24, 2017 Parent dismisses class fee lawsuit against West Ada Posted: July 12, 2017 Meridian, West Ada reach $423K school resource officer contract Posted: July 11, 2017 Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!