In Columbus, backpacks are collected and given to homeless children in our housing programs and children living in shelters in Columbus. 

Become a sponsor of Operation Backpack.

For more details contact:
Nicole Knowlton –

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2015 Operation Backpack® Community Partners

  • Columbus Metropolitan Library

Thank you to the following companies also conducting collections:

  • Dominion Dealer Solutions
  • Hines Little Smiles
  • JPMorgan Asset Management
  • Medical Mutual
  • Mercer
  • Transworld Systems Inc.
OB_boy_203_400x288.jpg Help start the school-year right by giving confidence to children in need.