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Project Backpack

Project Backpack St. Louis 12120 Bridgeton Sq. Drive, St. Louis, MO   63044 Contact:  Judy Pearlstone,  Executive Director, 314-993-3033, backpackstl@gmail.com Project Backpack was started in October, 1999 to help children who were the victims of domestic violence, but we have now expanded our services to include any child in a crisis situation. Backpacks are distributed on the scene by police or social service agencies so that the children will have something to call “their own”. Our backpacks are age and gender appropriate, and all items are new. They contain items like toiletries, sleep-t’s, school supplies, books, stuffed animal to love and much more, […]