On Aug. 15th, 2010 at 2PM a group of people will be getting together to assemble backpacks for kids who live in and around the Pittsburgh area. We are going to take the backpacks to a few area’s are distribute them to kids ages 5 -17 who need school supplies to start the school year off.
Here is a Whrrl of a shop I did for some supplies that are going to be donated for this project.
To help, donate and for more info. about the #BagItForward Pittsburgh Project, you can learn more by visiting :
This is the People Helping People group where you can RSVP to join us to help make this event successful!
Our goal is 50 backpacks filled with anything related for Back To School. The age group we are helping is 5-17. You can also contact me at : firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. please put “Bag It Forward” in the subject line!
If you are a company who would like to help donate school supplies and can get them to me by the 13th please also email me. In return for donations I will add your company or sites 125×125 button on my blog sidebar for 3 months (until Nov.) with a link to your site.
Thank you in advance for helping make this event a successful one for these children! Please keep following for more to come on this wonderful project ! You can also follow www.bagitforward.org to see what other’s are doing in their communities. Also you can goto www.meetup.com to follow and RSVP where and when we will be getting together. And you can also follow the #BagItForward hashtag on Twitter to follow the stories as well We are also donating to Adopt a Classroom. Help raise money for @adopt_classroom http://ow.ly/2gX3O #bagitforward
The Plus Size Mommy
*Disclosure – I am being compensated for this shop. Part of the Money I will be donating back for supplies for the children I am helping in this project.