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Every Child Deserves a Great First Day of School!

Before we know it, summer will be over and it will be “Back to School” time! Children throughout the region will pick out pencils, notebooks, and more for their first day of school. Unfortunately, many parents of children in Oaks Integrated Care programs cannot afford new backpacks and basic school supplies for the upcoming school year.

We invite the community to Fill-A-Backpack for a child or teen in need of support. A new backpack and school supplies will give a child hope and the confidence needed to start the school year off on the right foot!

Get Involved!

  1. Drop off donations to a location below.
  2. Run your OWN Operation Fill-A-Backpack drive. Get your family, friends, co-workers or community involved! Oaks can provide you with a toolkit including collection bins, flyers and email templates.
  3. Make a monetary donation by mail or

Donation Ideas:

Backpacks & lunchboxes
Book covers
Calculators (solar & scientific)
Protractors & rulers
Index cards
Scissors & glue sticks
Facial tissues & hand sanitizer
Pens & pencils
Three-ring binder with paper
Pocket folders
Erasers & pencil cases
Crayons, markers & highlighters

Drop Off Locations:

Oaks Integrated Care Main Offices
770 Woodlane Road, Suite 15, Mt. Holly
1409 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill
128 Berlin-Cross Keys Road, Berlin
1001 Spruce St., Suite 205, Trenton

Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Road, Cherry Hill

Starbucks
480 Evesham Road, Cherry Hill
512 Haddonfield Road, Cherry Hill
10 Centerton Road, Mt. Laurel
41 East Main Street, Moorestown
Moorestown Mall Kiosk
800A Denow Road, Pennington
MarketFair, 3535 Rt. 1, Ste. 426, Princeton

Questions? Please call Addy Castellar at 609-267-5928, x99836 or aldelise.castellar@oaksintcare.org.