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Backpack Heroes School Supply Drive

Date:  Saturday, July 15
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m..
Location: Walmart | 2681 C.T. Switzer | Biloxi, MS 39531
Be a Backpack Hero and join us in helping children in need receive the school supplies they need to succeed. Stop by our booth and donate new backpacks and school supplies.

All event donations will directly help a child in need at Youth Villages.


July 5th - Aug 4th | Mon-Fri  |  Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Locations: Youth Villages (Ridgeland)
805 S. Wheatly St., Suite 240
Ridgeland, MS 39157

Youth Villages (Biloxi)
1635 Popps Ferry Rd.
Biloxi, MS 39532

For questions contact Kashea Rogers at 601-572-3759 or kashea.rogers@youthvillages.org

School Supply List:

• New backpacks • Spiral notebooks (wide ruled) • Loose-leaf paper • 3-ring binders • Pencil pouch & pencils • Blue/black pens • Crayons & markers • Glue sticks • Post-It notes & note cards • Two-pocket folders • Tissues & antibacterial wipes
*Youth Villages cannot accept pencil sharpeners, scissors, compasses or metal rulers and protractors.
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Youth Villages is a national leader in children’s mental and behavioral health bringing help and hope to more than 25,000 children, families and young people across the United States this year. The organization offers a continuum of evidence- and research-based programs, including its two national models: YVIntercept, which offers intensive in-home services, and YVLifeSet, which gives former foster youth a good start on a successful adulthood.
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