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Start a Fundraiser or School Supply Drive: Youth Villages BackPack Heroes 2024

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ORGANIZATION: Youth Villages - Charlotte

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 3 people are interested
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Backpack Heroes North Carolina

Every child deserves a great education. They’re counting on heroes like you for that opportunity. A new backpack full of school supplies truly can have a profound impact on a child’s learning experience and it can reduce stress for our youth and families. You can be a Youth Villages Backpack Hero by donating backpacks filled with school supplies or raising crucial funds to support a child in your community.

Spread the Word:

Help us flyer, send this email to a friend, or invite us to come share more about the BackPack Heroes Campaign with your community.

Help Us Shop:

Go to our Amazon Registry and help us shop so that we can make sure our youth have everything they need to succeed!

https://www.amazon.com/registries/gl/guest-view/33J8QJVGGWE38

Start a Fundraiser:

Start your own fundraising page! By clicking the fundraise button you can start your own campaign with friends, family, or co-workers to raise critical funds for kids in your community. OR include your own children and their classmates to get them motivated and inspire them to have an impact on their own community and school. It is a great way to give back and encourage others to become a Backpack Hero, too!

https://youthvillages.org/backpacks

Make a Donation:
Make a donation and Youth Villages will do the shopping for you. Donate Now.

https://youthvillages.org/backpacks

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About Youth Villages - Charlotte

Location:

8604 Cliff Cameron Dr # 152, Charlotte, NC 28269, US

Mission Statement

OUR MISSION Youth Villages helps children and families live successfully. KIDS’ NEEDS COME FIRST... ALWAYS. We make every decision in the best interest of each child. We adapt our programs to accommodate the special needs of children and families. Often, we make personal sacrifices in order to help children and families achieve their potential. CHILDREN ARE RAISED BEST BY THEIR FAMILIES. When at all possible, children belong with their families. We help families provide the support and structure that all children need. WE PROVIDE A SAFE PLACE. We provide care and treatment for children in an open, safe environment. We ensure that young people are physically and emotionally safe. WE STRIVE TO ACHIEVE POSITIVE, LASTING RESULTS. We help children and families develop skills to live successfully by focusing on areas that have a long-term impact on the family.

Description

Youth Villages provides help for children and young people across the United States who face a wide range of emotional, mental and behavioral problems. We work to find solutions using proven treatment models that strengthen the child’s family and support systems and dramatically improve their long-term success. Youth Villages directly helps tens of thousands of young people and their families every year and increases our impact through partnerships and advocacy.

As a leader in the field of children’s mental and behavioral health, Youth Villages earns its status as one of the nation’s most promising results-oriented nonprofits, as recognized by Harvard Business School, U.S. News & World Report and The White House.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Advocacy & Human Rights, Children & Youth, Education & Literacy

WHEN

Tue Jun 04, 2024 - Mon Jul 22, 2024
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Networking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16

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