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Operation Backpack

Join us in promoting academic success!

By getting involved in Operation Backpack, you will improve the chances for success for children in our community.

With your help we can support education for:

800 preschool age children by providing

  • New picture books for 3 & 4 year olds
  • Monetary donations to fill tote bags with at least 4 picture books per child

500 elementary school age children by providing

  • New backpacks
  • School supplies (crayons, pencils, glue sticks, etc.)

200 teens living in our safe housing programs by providing

  • Sturdy backpacks for older teens
  • School supplies (notebooks, pens, binders, etc.)
  • Monetary donations for books for teens enrolled in college

Interested in starting a community drive at your church, business, or school? Email Kelsey Sanderson or call 856.964.1990 x110 for information on how to get started.

We are collecting donations for Operation Backpack 2016 now through August 17th.

Operation Backpack

Your investment will provide direct support to a child in need. With your gift, Center For Family Services will provide brand new backpacks and school supplies to local children and teens so they can start the school year with the confidence that comes from being prepared.

Operation Backpack

Your investment will provide direct support to a child in need. With your gift, Center For Family Services will provide brand new backpacks and school supplies to local children and teens so they can start the school year with the confidence that comes from being prepared.

Drop off donations to any of the following locations:

Cherry Hill Mall
Guest Services Center
2000 Route 38, Cherry Hill                                                                                                                                             

The Promenade at Sagemore                                                                                                                                
Concierge’s Desk
500 Route 73 South, Marlton

Old Navy
Deptford & Sewell                                                                                                                                                                

Boscov’s
Moorestown, Deptford, & Voorhees                                                      

Courier Post
301 Cuthbert Blvd., Cherry Hill

Center For Family Services
584 Benson Street, Camden 

 

                                                                                                
                                                                                           

Thank you to our Operation Backpack sponsors: