Sponsor a Backpack Pal Student

Backpacks

Backpack Pals of St. James is asking for Your Support!!

Most of you are familiar with this ministry.  The United Methodist Women of St. James partnership with Communities in Schools of Pitt County  to provide less fortunate children of Wahl-Coates and Eastern Elementary Schools with backpacks full of kid-friendly nutritious foods to take home each weekend for the 40 weeks of the school year.

How can you help??
$90 will provide one child food for this semester for their backpack.

BackPack Pals 2If you are interested in sponsoring a child this semester please contact Rea Purvis at reapurvis@yahoo.com or 252-281-3087.

Currently this program is blessing 108 children.