Building Bridges Across Communities presents Pack this Bus to allow Genesee County residents to give a gift of hope this holiday season. This event is being held to benefit the Beecher Genesee and Mt. Morris communities and our neighbors in need. Needed items include toys, books, school supplies, coats, hats, gloves, socks, blankets, personal hygiene items, diapers, pajamas, towels, household and laundry cleaning supplies, masks and sanitizer. Items can be dropped off for men, women, teens and children between 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 18 in the parking lot of New Jerusalem Church, at 1035 E. Carpenter Rd. Flint, MI 48505.