We will be distributing backpacks on Tuesday,
August 19th, from the Ledge Street Elementary School GYM, starting at
9AM. We will either continue to give out backpacks until Noon or until we
have none left, whichever comes first. The line will begin in the back of
the building and it will be first come, first serve.
Please do not park
the school parking lot
or in the administration
parking lot next to the school.
coming for backpacks to bring:
1) Proof of where you
This program is for people in need living in the Greater Nashua
area. Some of these communities include Nashua, Merrimack, Hudson, Hollis,
Mont Vernon, Windham, Milford, Amherst and Wilton. If you are not sure if where
you live is in the greater Nashua area, please call Juana
at 603-889-7770 to get clarification or referral for a program
in your area.
Proof of where you and
your children live can be any one of the following:
4July 2014 or August 2014 electric bill
2014 or August 2014 gas bill
2014 or August 2014 phone bill
4your current lease
valid NH Driver’s License with current address.
2) For families with 5 or more children
, we will ask for documentation for each child receiving a backpack.
4your child's report card from June 2014,
a document or letter from their school that shows they are enrolled for the upcoming school year.
the requested documentation on August 19th,
on August 19th.
you will not receive backpacks
If you have questions, please call Juana at
Here is a handy,
we collect and need for this program to be successful.
Donation Drop Off:
Monday, August 11 9AM - 1PM
Tuesday, August 12 9AM - 1PM
August 13 8AM - NOON
Volunteer Hours: We'll be needing help on August 14, 15, 18 & 19th. Check back here for more information at the beginning of August.
Ledge Street Elementary School
located at 139 Ledge Street,
Thank you so much for
offering to be our Host Site again!
Please DO NOT CONTACT this school with questions--please contact Juana at NSKS 603-889-7770
We see the challenges that the people we help everyday face. Sometimes
providing the basic necessities for their children to start another school year
is impossible. We believe every child deserves to attend school with all the
basic supplies necessary to succeed at school.