EUGENE, Ore. - Duck fans can now help Oregon student-athletes and coaches gather school supplies for the Boys and Girls Club of Emerald Valley.

With the new school year upcoming, the O Heroes program will be putting together and delivering backpacks for boys and girls club members with school supplies, gently used or new clothes and personal hygiene items.

Fans can help out by donating some of the above items. There are two donation bins decorated by the kids of the Boys and Girls Club. One is at the front desk of the Casanova Center and the other is at the front desk of the Jaqua Center.

O Heroes has a long-standing relationship with the Boys and Girls Club of Emerald Valley, with student-athletes often volunteering time at the South Eugene location and bringing children from the group to events on campus.

The Boys and Girls Club of Emerald Valley serves over 950 children in and around Eugene and Springfield.

O HEROES SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE BENEFITTING BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF EMERALD VALLEY

What: Any school supplies (binders, notebooks, pencils, etc), gently used or new children's clothes and personal hygiene items (deodorant, toothpaste, etc.)

Where: Donation bins at the front desks of both the Casanova Center and Jaqua Center.

When: Please make all donations by Aug. 26.