It doesn’t take much to change the life of someone in need. Your gift today, whether large or small, can help positively impact a person facing homelessness in Kent County. When you are homeless, a simple smile, a word of kindness and knowing you are not forgotten can make a big difference. You can make a difference in our community today!
How You can help:
- Host a Purple Backpack Project donation box at your school, church or place of employment and collect new or gently used winter items (email firstname.lastname@example.org to host a donation box and for a list of items needed)
Hold a special offering or host a collection can to collect funds for Purple Backpack Project
Email email@example.com for details on donating new or gently used supplies
You can send check, cash or a money order to Dirt City Sanctuary at P.O. Box 6213 Grand Rapids, MI 49506 (please note Purple Backpack Project).
You can donate directly to our campaign online by clicking the Donate Now button below.
Now accepting all donations!
When you contribute to the Purple Backpack Project, 100% of your donation goes to filling backpacks!
*Your Amazon/Target Wish-list orders are sent to out P.O. Box, as such, Fed Ex/UPS may send you a message that they weren’t able to deliver your package(s) but we are in fact getting packages. Sorry for any confusion.
Purple Backpack Project Donation Goal