Back Pack Drive for Foster Kids in Lane County


By Joe Smelser

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

Daily at 12:15 AM until 12:15 PM from August 10, 2010 until August 31, 2010

Location: Curves drop off sites

Phone: 541-954-1915



Event Description

Back Pack Drive for Foster Kids

There are more than 1000 foster children in Lane County.

Please help a foster child go back to school with all the items they need to be a successful learner during our annual Backpack and School Supply Drive!

Drop off school supplies and new backpacks

thru August 30th

Donation bins are located at all Pacific Cascade Federal Credit Unions, Windermere Real Estate, the Curves at 11th Avenue, 28th Avenue and in Springfield or John L Scott Real Estate 2286 Oakmont Way

If you have any questions please contact us at 541-852-2817 or 541-954-1915

or go to: for more information

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