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Youth Villages School Supply Drive at Lifeblood

Youth Villages has joined forces with 98.9 The Vibe to host a School Supply Drive at a Lifeblood location near you. Be a Backpack Hero and join us in helping vulnerable children in your community receive the school supplies they need to succeed. Drop off your donation of new backpacks and school supplies and consider giving blood while you’re there.

Lifeblood – Barrett Donor Center
1045 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104
Wednesday, July 26
12 to 1 p.m.
Lifeblood – Germantown Donor Center
2095 Exeter, #75
Germantown, TN 38138
Thursday, July 27
12 to 1 p.m.
Lifeblood – Bartlett Donor Center
7505 Highway 64, Suite 109
Bartlett TN, 38133
Friday, July 28
12 to 1 p.m.

Donate before aug. 16

This year’s deadline for school supplies has passed, but we are accepting financial donations to Backpack Heroes until August 16.

For questions, call Patrick Hampton at 901-251-4823:
or email:

School Supply List:

  • new backpacks
  • 2-pocket folders
  • calculators
  • colored construction paper
  • colored pencils
  • glue
  • highlighters
  • notebook dividers
  • pencil boxes
  • rulers (plastic)
  • thin-tipped markers
  • #2 pencils
  • 3-ring notebooks
  • colored ballpoint pens
  • colored markers
  • crayons
  • glue sticks
  • notebook paper (wide ruled)
  • notebooks (non-spiral bound)
  • pink pearl erasers (large)
  • spiral notebooks (wide ruled)

*Youth Villages cannot accept pencil sharpeners, scissors, compasses or metal rulers and protractors.