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BACK TO SCHOOL BACKPACKS

This year, Mission Waco will offer new durable Back Packs filled with some selected items for low income families to purchase.

Last year:

more than 800 children….

over 300 households

210 vol donated over 800 hours! See Photos

Won’t you join us this year by donating some supplies? By volunteering? By hosting a drop box at your work site or church?
For details, contact Joyce Brammer or Martie Sauter for more info or call 254-753-4900.

 

HOW CAN YOU HELP?

Donate any of the following items:

Please deliver your donation(s) by July 25th or earlier to Mission Waco Main Office.

 

Send a check We will shop for you!

Make check payable to: Mission Waco, Mission World, MEMO: “Waco Backpacks”

Mail to: 1315 N 15th St.,  Waco, TX 76707

 

Volunteer

Help stuff backpacks, assist during store hours.  Email us at Volunteers@missionwaco.org.  Be sure to type “Waco backpacks” in the subject line of your email.

 

Public Note: Mission Waco’s School Supply Store and the Christmas Toy Store are NOT “fund-raising” projects. The monies collected during sales operations are designated for the purchase of more items for each store. Any remaining funds after each project, is designated as “seed money” for the next year’s seasonal ministry.

 

NOTE** Low-income parents will be required to attend a Parent Resource session and then be given a voucher to purchase a new back pack, (filled with the above selected items).  The filled back pack will sell for $5/child – a discount of 80% or greater.  Limit of 4 children per household.  Mission Waco’s philosophy on assistance is that providing discounted items (instead of free items) allows parents to participate in providing for their children and to shop with pride and dignity.  Sales revenue will be used towards purchase of more back packs and specified items.