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Back to School Backpack Drive


banner_school_suppliesBack to School Backpack
& Supply Drive

This summer, Family Resource Center will be providing 1000 backpacks to children living in foster care who have been abused, neglected or abandoned.

If you would like to help out….

  • Make a donation to FRC for the purchase of bulk school supplies – $25 covers a backpack and
    supplies for one foster child.
  • Contribute school supplies from the wish list below on or before Friday, July 13, 2018.
  • Be a volunteer to assemble the backpacks on Saturday July 28, 2018.  RSVP is
    required – CLICK HERE to sign up.


Back to School Wish List

  Backpacks – for all ages (K-12) Notebook – Spiral, College Ruled
  Calculator- Scientific Notebook – Spiral, Wide Ruled
  Colored Pencil Pack Notebook Paper – College Ruled
  Composition Books Notebook Paper- Wide Ruled
  Construction Paper Pack Pencil Sharpener
  Crayon Box Pencil Sharpener – Jumbo
  Eraser – Pencil Pencils – #2
  Eraser – Pink Pencils- Jumbo
  Glue Bottle Pencils – Mechanical
  Glue Stick Pens (Black & Blue)
  Graph Paper Pocket Calculator
  Highlighters Ruler
  Index Card Pack Safety Compass
  Jumbo Crayon Box Protractor
  Jumbo Pencil Pack Scissors
  Manuscript Pad Two Pocket Folder
  Markers Box Two Pocket Folder w/ Fastener

Thank you for your support!!

Family Resource Center, 1393 S.W 1st Street, Miami, FL, 33135

Contact Melissa at or 305.960.5525 with questions.