Past Meetup

6th Annual Captain Hope Kids Backpack Fill!!!

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It's that time again! Please come out and bring with you school supplies to fill the backpacks I am donating. This wonderful organization is responsible for aiding the DFW area homeless children. Please open yourself to helping these children get the education they so need and deserve with the necessary tools. Below is the list of supplies (highlighted in blue, just click to open). If you are unable to attend but still want to help out, additional information is provided. Thanks! Debra O.


We are in need of backpacks and school supplies for children grades K-5th. You can find a complete list of school supplies here ( When you have collected your items, please call or e-mail Sam Mattox (Program Director) to make drop-off arrangeements. ph: 214-630-5765, ext. 313 E-mail:

Recommended: Go to Office Depot's Captain Hope's Kids portal ( and take advantage of a special donor discount up to 50% versus, no tax accessed to donation, and free delivery to Captain Hope's Kids!


Every year, Captain Hope's Kids depends on the support of local organizations to help meet some of our biggest needs! Whether you belong to a brownie troop, boy scouts pack, church, corporation, school, medical office, government institution, PTA, HOA's or any other organization, starting a drive is a great way for everyone to come together and do some real good. For more information on how to start your own drive, please print the Instructions (, print the Flyer ( or give us a call.

When you have collected your items, please call or email Sam Mattox (Program Director) to make drop-off or pick-up arrangements. ph: 214-630-5765 ext 313 email:


The costs for 1 backpack filled with school supplies are $75, but the value of an education is priceless.
Won't you help? School supply costs:

1 Backpack --------------------------------- $251 Set of School Supplies ------------------ $60 1 Backpack filled with School Supplies! ------------------- $75

Any amount is greatly appreciated!
Please specify donation is In Honor of BTS 2013.