NY500: Special Event: Operation Backpack for NYC homeless children
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NY500: Special Event: Operation Backpack for NYC homeless children

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8/13/2019
When: Tuesday, August 13th
1:00 - 5:00 pm OR 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Where: CHELSEA - exact location will be provided before event
New York, New York 
United States
Contact: Maria Maccarone
917-597-7207


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Operation Backpack® is a community service of Volunteers of America-Greater New York that provides new, top quality backpacks filled with grade-specific supplies to any child living in a New York City homeless or domestic violence shelter who needs one.

Click here for a “thank you” video made in 2018: https://www.voa-gny.org/videos/obp-thank-you-2018 

Feel free to bring a non-USA 500 member! Note: this event involves standing for long periods of time and carrying supplies and/or backpacks.

Volunteers are encouraged to donate as well – any amount is appreciated! If you cannot attend, but would like to donate, please see USA 500 Clubs’ page here:

We have set a goal of $1000.

CLICK HERE TO DONATE