Give every child HOPE!

The kids in our community need you!

Give every child HOPE!
Operation Backpack (Source: Operation Backpack)


Hope and Confidence...that’s really what’s inside a backpack! A new backpack filled with school supplies empowers children.

Let’s join together to help every child start their school year ready to chase their dreams and take on the world! When you join Operation Backpack® you’ll give homeless and at-risk children in your community hope. This hope brings confidence and this is how we help give equal opportunity to all children.

You can help kids become whatever they imagine and dream. Imagine the possibilities!

You’re a dream maker. You are hope. Here is how you can help...

  • Download a Supply List and go shopping for school supplies.
  • Deliver the backpack and new school supplies to a drop off location near you.
    • Drive up & Donate at a Cleveland 19 News Operation Backpack Donation Drive Site, 4-6:30 pm.
      • Wednesday, 8/5 @ Marc’s in Brunswick
      • Thursday, 8/6 @ Kaplan’s Furniture in North Olmsted
      • Friday, 8/7 @ Marc’s in South Euclid
  • Shop online through the Amazon Wish List and have the supplies delivered straight to VOA.
  • Make an online donation.

Give every child hope!

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