We are working with United Sisters of Color, a human service organization dedicated to serving our community, to supply 400 underserved Boston students with supplies and backpacks for the year and we need your help! This Saturday there will be 3 events to raise funds and in-kind donations for Operation Backpack, an effort to supply underserved students with school supplies for the upcoming 2012-2013 school year.
Public Donation Day: We will be accepting monetary and donations of supplies from 2-4 PM this Saturday at Holland Community Center 85 Onley Street, Dorchester MA.
There will also be a “Cash Mob” at Dollar Ave from 2-6 to buy supplies to donate. Dollar Ave – 646 Blue Hill Ave Dorchester.
Not sure what to donate?
1, 3 or 5 Subject Notebook
***BACKPACKS BACKPACKS BACKPACKS***
Foreign Language Dictionary
Ruler marked with in and cm
Scientific calculator with fraction key
These school supplies are for students in ALL GRADES (1-12). Please keep that in mind when purchasing so that we can have a range of age appropriate items.
Help us reach our goal of 400 backpacks to send 400 students to school with the proper tools and equipment to succeed!
If If you would like to make a monetary donation, we are accepting donations through Paypal. The email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org or make your donation online thru Scope.