Backpacks WERE Distributed
Food baskets distributed
OUR 2018 Goal:
backpacks To be distributed
What Do You Find in Pack a Bag for a Friend Back Pack?
Each of the knapsacks donated contains one of the following items depending on the age and gender:
pajamas (the bulk donated by Ditto’s of Milton)
an age appropriate toy
hand knit scarf or slippers
gloves or mitts
various book types: reading, activity, cookbooks, etc.
toothbrushes, toothpaste & toiletries
In summary the knapsacks for each gender and age group are personalized as much as possible.
Pack A Bag Foundation will be hosting a Victoria Tea to raise money for the purpose of filling backpacks that will be donated to those in need in December 2019. Pack A Bag foundation has been donating backpacks to families in need, organizations, and charities such as Big Brother Big Sister, Radius, Salvation Army etc. During last year's drive in December, Pack A Bag donated approximately 1, 950 backpacks, and in addition, 110 families received a food basket for the holidays in Milton, Acton, and Georgetown.