RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A food drive will be held this weekend for students to help when school is out on May 1 because of a teacher rally in Raleigh.
On Saturday, volunteers will be standing outside of 10 grocery stores in Apex, Durham, Cary, and Raleigh.
The Interfaith Food Shuttle is partnering to help in the 7th annual Food Drive to Benefit Backpack Buddies.
Already, several area schools systems said they will close May 1 for the North Carolina Educators Day of Action, which is a march in Raleigh.
Here are the locations where food will be collected on Saturday:
Food Lion, 620 Laura Duncan Road
Food Lion, 4621 Hillsborough Road
Food Lion, 8745 Holly Springs Road
Harris Teeter, 1151 Tryon Village Drive
Food Lion, 3415 Avent Ferry Road
Food Lion, 2420 Wycliff Road
Food Lion, 5633 Creedmoor Road
Food Lion, 2861 Jones Franklin Road
Harris Teeter, 500 Oberlin Road
Harris Teeter, 5563 Western Blvd.