Back-to-School Backpacks

Children look forward to new supplies to begin the school year. The purchase of such items can stretch the budget of a single parent or foster family who may have difficulty just buying food.

Back-to-School Backpack Inventory

Consider donating the items on the list below. Fill the backpacks with additional items you feel will give a child a good start.

Elementary

  • Book—age appropriate
  • Small packets of tissues
  • Colored pencils
  • Crayons
  • Drawing pad
  • Erasers
  • Glue sticks
  • Journal
  • ruler
  • Scissors, blunt
  • Key chain toy
  • Binder
  • Tape
  • Markers (nonpermanent)
  • Notebooks; loose leaf & paper
  • Pencils, sharpener

Middle/High School

  • Book—age appropriate
  • Colored pencils, pens
  • Colorful spiral notebooks
  • Geometric stencils & compass
  • Drawing pad
  • Erasers
  • Glue sticks
  • File folders, colorful
  • Journal
  • Markers (nonpermanent)
  • Loose leaf three hole paper
  • #2 pencils & sharpener
  • Ruler
  • Red pen
  • Small stapler & staples
  • Tape
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