Back to School Program

Each year, the community comes together to provide backpacks and school supplies for children in need. You can help ease the financial burden of a new school year for struggling families by donating filled backpacks this July.  Sign up today to help children in low-income households start the school year off right!

Dates:

Collection: July 25-27, 2022

Distribution: July 28-30, 2022

Ways to Help: 

Donate Pre-Filled Backpacks

Decide how many pre-filled backpacks you can donate using the average cost per backpack as a guide ($125 high school, $90 middle school and $75 elementary school).

 Financial Donations

Want to help send a child back to school? 

  • A $125 donation can buy a backpack and supplies for a high school student. 
  • A $90 donation can buy a back pack and supplies for a middle school student. 
  • A $75 donation can buy a backpack and supplies for an elementary school student.

Volunteer

Volunteers are needed to help both with collection and distribution of back packs. 

Supporting Sponsors

Friend Sponsor

Important Dates

Pre-filled Backpack Collection

July 25-27, 2022
9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. each day

Location

Elkins Pointe Middle School 11290 Elkins Road, Roswell, GA 30076 

Backpack Distribution

July 28-July 30, 2022 by appointment
Volunteer shifts:
8:30 a.m . –  11 a.m.
11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Location 

Elkins Pointe Middle School 11290 Elkins Road, Roswell, GA 30076

Did You Know:

9+ tons – weight of the food NFCC gives out each week – about the size of a large elephant.