FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
filled with pens, pencils, paper and ‘Love without Limits’.
Each backpack will be filled with pens, pencils, markers, notebooks, binders, paper, composition tablets, a ruler and geometry set valued at up to $75 each. BARM purchases the backpacks and its contents at wholesale in order to maximize the value. Chevron is a long time financial partner in providing the school supplies.
Struggling families from as far away as Castro Valley, Modesto, and San Jose have already pre-registered for backpacks. Online registration continues through noon on August 10. Families can register for a scheduled pick up time on August 11 on the Mission’s website: bayarearescue.org under the ‘Upcoming Events’ tab.
The media is welcome to attend:
- August 11, 2022
- 9:00 – 11:00am
- 123 Macdonald Avenue, Richmond, CA
Contact Info: Please direct questions to …
Steve Lee, Digital Service Manager Office/Cell (510) 215-4798 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Stephanie Sewell, Vice-President of Development (510) 215-4889 email: StephanieS@BayAreaRescue.org
About the Bay Area Rescue Mission:The Bay Area Rescue Mission is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization intentionally located in the heart of Richmond, California. It serves impoverished men, women and children 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. As a privately funded organization, it depends on the generosity and support of donors to provide integrated services to people in need, both the homeless and those struggling to make ends meet and serves as a valuable resource to the city and county. It is unrelenting in its commitment and dedication to those who are hurting in our community.