2017 WOA Backpack Drive Benefiting Victims of Human Trafficking
If you wish to donate, please use the paypal link below
When: March 27 – June 9
Help us serve the community by donating everyday necessities.
Stay tuned for designated collection sites.
What type of items are needed to fill the backpacks?
Backpacks, yoga pants, tee shirts, socks, flip-flops, small blankets, wash cloths, towels, toiletries and hair care items.
Toiletries include items such as toothbrush, comb, brush, feminine products, lotion, and deodorant.
Other backpack considerations include a journal & pen (with a heartfelt note) and teddy bear.
Local agencies may require full size items.
How many backpacks will be collected?
As a national event the goal is to collect a total of 1500 + backpacks
How can people get involved? There are several ways to get involved:
Individual donations of the items needed
Gift card donations
Reach out to a local or small business for donations (i.e. Local dentist for toothbrushes,)
Volunteer your time
Questions: Please contact Carliss Bodely, 925.904.2087.