Volunteers outside Nauset Middle School get ready for backpack pickup

"Outside Nauset Middle School on Aug. 26, backpacks sat in orderly rows on the grass waiting to be picked up, each one specially packed up for individual students across different grade levels.

The Homeless Prevention Council has so far provided backpacks full of school supplies for approximately 285 students for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year through its annual Backpack to School program. Now in its 20th year, the program matches volunteers with families to customize backpacks and supplies for students and families in need..."

To read the full article on our Backpack to School Program, please click here.

Thank you to this years sponsors!
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Our annual Backpack To School program provides Lower and Outer Cape students from kindergarten through high school with backpacks, school supplies, gift cards for sneakers, as well as many other necessary items.


Each year, hundreds of customized backpacks are distributed, ensuring our local children have what they need to thrive throughout the year.