The Redwood Gospel Mission in Santa Rosa seeks volunteers and materials for its City Kids Festival on Aug. 18, when 1,800 children will receive backpacks filled with school supplies. Volunteers are needed Aug. 14 through 16 to stuff backpacks and on Aug. 18 to cut children’s hair. School supplies also are needed. Call Alice at 578-1830, ext. 14, or go online to www.srmission.org/ck2012.html.