7th annual KidSmart event helps students in need

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ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms) - You can help kids get much needed school supplies and save at Six Flags.

Elizabeth Gotway with Six Flags St. Louis and Matt Cady with KidSmart are here to talk about how their teaming up for the 7th annual KidSmart school drive event.

KidSmart is Missouri`s only free educational supply store. Since opening in 2002, they have distributed nearly $29 million in school supplies to more than 116,200 economically disadvantaged children in the St. Louis area.

When you bring items to the front gate on august 8-12th and 15th and 16th, guests can get half off admission.

For more information visit sixflags.com/stlouis or kidsmartstl.org