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6th Annual “Invest in a Child” Backpack Drive

July 9 - August 23

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6th Annual “Invest In a Child” Backpack Drive

July 9 – July 23

Many kids in our area live in extreme poverty

Some schools in our community report 70% of students receive free lunch. Many people work multiple jobs to provide for their families. In our area of continually rising cost of living, the $65 – $100 for a new backpack and school supplies is more than difficult, as many families have to spend increasing more than ever before on just housing and food.

The impact to the child who receives these is immediate

They feel more confident and prepared, which can improve their academic results. Receiving a backpack filled with school supplies makes a world of difference to each child and their parents.

2014, over 1,000 kids were helped
2016, nearly 3,000 kids were helped
2018, over 6,000 kids were helped

Let’s help over 7,000 kids receive backpacks filled with school supplies

Leaders like you, from Everett to Olympia, have come together since 2014 to provide backpacks and school supplies for children in need. Some businesses are matching employee donations. Ultimately, the goal is no child goes without!

 Ready to invest in a child?

1 child $25
5 children $125
10 children $250
25 children $625
50 children $1250

Deadline: Tuesday, July 23, 2019

See the work in action

5,382 children received backpacks filled with supplies thanks to you.

We have never had this kind of an outpouring before.

Rustic Pine Designs used their business to increase donations.

Details

Start:
July 9
End:
August 23
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Venue

Rolling Hills Golf Course
16625 Redmond Way
Redmond, WA 98052 United States
Phone:
4259994784
Website:
www.google.com