13th Annual Operation Backpack
backpack drive

St. Vincent Catholic Charities Operation Backpack
Presented by Delta Dental
Co-Chaired by Brig Sorber and Goran Jurkovic

Participate in Operation Backpack to help us reach our goal
of 1,000 donated backpacks stuffed full of school supplies!

Since 2004, Operation Backpack has been helping to send children in-need back to school equipped with the necessary materials to learn. In addition to presenting sponsor Delta Dental and our co-chairs Brig Sorber & Goran Jurkovic, we’d like to thank sponsors WILX TV-10, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK and Capital Area District Libraries. 

Items Needed: Backpacks are packed with age appropriate school supplies; both elementary level (K-6) and secondary level (7-12).

  • New backpacks
  • Spiral notebooks
  • Pocket folders
  • Lined notebook paper
  • Three-ring binders
  • Pens and pencils
  • Pen and pencil case
  • Erasers and pencil sharpeners
  • Glue and glue sticks
  • Highlighters
  • Crayons
  • Colored markers
  • Colored pencils
  • Rulers
  • Planners

For more information, please contact the Development Team.