Backpack Drive

Saturday, Jul. 1 • 8:00 AM – Sunday, Jul. 23 • 12:00 PM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Oakton Ward has pledged 20 pre-filled, NEW backpacks for the Lutheran Social Services National Capital Area backpack drive, to provide refugee children with NEW supplies for the coming school year. Fill a backpack yourself and bring it to the church (2719 Hunter Mill, Oakton) through Sunday, July 23, or order any amount of supplies from our Amazon Wishlist and we'll assemble the backpacks! Find the Amazon Wishlist here:

OPTION TO ORDER SUPPLIES ONLINE: Find the Amazon Wishlist here:

Checklist for one filled backpack for one child grades 6-12:

New Backpack

1- pencil box or pouch

1- box of colored pencils

10- #2 pencils

3- black pens

3- blue pens

3- red pens

2- Highlighters

2- erasers

1- glue stick

1- pair of scissors

1- 3 Ring binder (2in-3in)

1- 6+ binder dividers/tabs pack 3- packs of college-ruled paper 1- Pack of graph paper

2- spiral notebooks

3- packs of 3x5 index cards

1- basic calculator

1- ruler (inches and centimeters)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
2719 Hunter Mill Road
Oakton, VA 22124

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