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Paige's Operation Backpack 2017

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THE STORY:

Operation Backpack is a program near and dear to my heart. Ending the cycle of poverty is best achieved through education. Many children living in homeless shelters and without the means to purchase a backpack and school supplies will often skip school entirely due to feelings of misplaced shame and embarrassment. A new filled backpack with all the supplies they need, allows them to look and feel like their peers on that first day of school, carrying themselves high, knowing someone believed in them and thought their education was important and a future was possible. If you have time, watch the video of The McRae Family found in the pictures to the left. It shares the story of one young woman who benefitted from Volunteers of America's Operation Backpack. It encapsulates everything we strive for. It is exemplary of the impact the program has on thousands of children. Many more children share her exact experience after having benefitted from this incredible program. Please help us help these kids.

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$650

MONEY RAISED
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  • B. Acton

    $100

  • Curtis Sawyer

    $100

  • Chris Bohinski

    $25

  • Rick Yaeger

    $25

  • Sherry Drescher

    $25

  • Judy Zimmerman

    $50

  • Frank Conway

    $325

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7% Raised of $10,000 Goal

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The Team: $650 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Donor Comments

Frank Conway

Frank Conway

DONATION: $325

Marcella Stauffacher 3 days ago

Judy Zimmerman

Judy Zimmerman

DONATION: $50

4 weeks ago

Sherry Drescher

Sherry Drescher

DONATION: $25

1 month ago

Rick Yaeger

Rick Yaeger

DONATION: $25

YAY PAIGE!!! 1 month ago

Chris Bohinski

Chris Bohinski

DONATION: $25

Operation Backpack & Paige are my #SmileStory :) 1 month ago

Curtis Sawyer

Curtis Sawyer

DONATION: $100

1 month ago

B. Acton

B. Acton

DONATION: $100

2 months ago