Youth Villages provides help for children and young people across the United States who face a wide range of emotional, mental and behavioral problems. They 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 helped more than 25,000 children young people and their families this year.

They are asking for donations of backpacks and have them stuffed with school supplies.

Many of the children they service come from financially struggling families. They are expecting to serve more than 1,000 Middle Tennessee Children through the Backpack Hero’s program.

SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST:        Large Backpacks, Calculators, Rulers, Pencils and Erasers, 3 Ring Binders 1”, Markers, 2-pocket folders, Red, Blue & Black Pens, Highlighters, Glue Sticks, Pencil Pouch, Filler Paper, Construction Paper, Composition Books, Colored Pencils, Crayons

*Youth Villages cannot accept pencil sharpeners, scissors, compasses or metal rulers and protractors.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HOW YOU CAN MAKE A DONATION

PLEASE CALL MTPS at 931-684-9987