Team Backpack kicks into final stretch with July 31 deadline approaching

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Mon, July 18, 2011


Puente’s deadline for Team Backpack is rapidly approaching on July 31. The campaign  is kicking into its final stretch, collecting backpack and school supplies to create backpacks for 200 Pescadero and La Honda students..

Click here for Team Backpack list of supplies needed

Drop-Off Locations:

Half Moon Bay:  Coastside Farmers Market, Saturdays 9AM – 1 PM: July 23 & July 30

Studio 4 Pilates, 213 San Mateo Road (650) 726-7200

Pacifica: Coastside Farmers Market, Wednesday, July 27: 230-630PM

Pescadero:  Pescadero Grown! Certified Community Farmer’s Market, Thursdays 5-8PM

Puente Resource Center, 620 North Street (650) 879-1691 (please call for hours)

Cash Donations: Payable to Puente, PO Box 554, Pescadero, CA  94060 


I’ve always loved this program. It’s a real opportunity to have a big impact on a kid’s first week of school.  I’m sure my love of it is connected to my own memories of shopping for school supplies at the end of summer.