Backpack & School Supply Giveaway - VV Rescue Mission

It’s Time for the Backpack Giveaway!

Thursday, July 26, 2018, we will be giving away 1,000 backpacks filled with much needed school supplies to pre-registered children grades K-6th that would otherwise not have supplies for the new school year. Once again we are hoping that you can help. We have the backpacks but we still need the supplies that go inside of them.

  • 4,000 pencils
  • 1,000 folders
  • 3,000 spiral notebooks
  • 1,000 rulers
  • 1,000 packages of wide ruled paper
  • 1,000 pencil sharpeners
  • 1,000 erasers
  • 1,000 packs of crayons
  • 1,000 glue sticks

All donations can be dropped off at the mission:
15572 7th St., Victorville, CA 92395
9 am – 5 pm Monday through Friday

If you have any questions, please contact:
Jeremy George, Volunteer Coordinator
(760) 955-5958 •

Child Pre-registration Instructions
Preregistration begins Monday, June 18, 2018 and continues each week until 500 children have been registered to receive backpacks or the deadline of Wednesday, July 11, 2018 is reached.

To pre-register children grades K-6th, the following documents will be required:

  1. Proof of current address (ID or bill)
  2. Proof of limited income (last two check stubs or proof of receiving assistance)
  3. One of the following documents for each child: Birth Certificate, Immunization card, or Benefits Identification Card (BIC)

Pre-registration can be done at these food pantry locations and times:

High Desert Transitional Living Connection, The Gate Church
11783 Amethyst Rd., Victorville
9:00am - noon

First Christian Church
17746 George Blvd.,Victorville
10:00am - noon

Victor Valley Rescue Mission Office
15572 7th St., Victorville
10:00am - noon

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