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Day: September 12, 2005

Project Backpack

Project Backpack

Houston, Texas is trying to absorb hundreds of thousands of displaced children from the Gulf Coast. Getting these kids into schools is one thing. Making sure they have school supplies in another. Project Backpack was created by a group of caring individuals. It’s a small organization–a collection of teachers and parents. They have no head office so no high overhead costs. No corporations are sponsoring them. Everything they do is from the ground up. The project is collecting backpacks and…

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