Operation Backpack 2016® Distribution Status

Here is a partial list of the schools and organizations that received help

through our program this year:

Harrisburg School District—Dauphin County

Brethren Housing Association—Dauphin/Cumberland Counties

Pressley Ridge—Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Pediatric Psychiatry, Psychiatry

Susquehanna Township School District—Dauphin County

Harrisburg Christian School—Dauphin County

Mechanicsburg Learning Center—Cumberland County

Mechanicsburg School District—Cumberland County

West Shore School District—Cumberland County

East Pennsburg School District—Cumberland County

Central Dauphin School District—Dauphin County

Grantville Food Pantry-(in support of the Penn National Race Track) - Dauphin/Lebanon County

Join Hands Ministry—Serving all ofPerry County

Supportive Services for Veteran Families—Dauphin/Cumberland/Lebanon/Perry/York Counties

Caring Alternatives—Luzerne County

Ruth's Place Shelter—Luzerne County

AGAPE Family Shelter (Lebanon Rescue Mission) - Lebanon County

HOPE Resource Center—Lebanon County

Lebanon YMCA Family Center—Lebanon County

Greater Harrisburg YWCA—Dauphin County

Philhaven Family Based Services—Dauphin/Cumberland/Lebanon

Over 1000 backpacks were distributed in areas serviced by

Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania programs, area school districts

and program partners.

This tremendous outreach could not happen without the generous donations

from all of our sponsors and donors and we are very grateful for your support.