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.