Office Depot donates 1,400 Backpacks to BHH Backpacks!

Boca Helping Hands
Boca Helping Hands
September 16, 2013


 Boca Helping Hands was a recipient of 1,400 backpacks for their BHH Backpacks program.  Office Depot donated all 1,400 Backpacks.  The Boca Helping Hands team of James Gavrilos, Executive Director; Karen Swedenborg, Development Manager; and Natalie Warren, Resource Center Manager, braved the weather on Monday, Sept. 16th to pick up the remaining 1,000 backpacks for the  1,400 elementary students in seven schools in BHH  Backpacks Program for the 2013-2014 school year. The team arrived at the warehouse and Chris Valega, Receiving Clerk, proceeded to load up the Boca Helping Hands truck with the 1,000 backpacks.

A special thank you to Ms. Mary Wong at the Office Depot Foundation for supporting the BHH Backpacks program year after year. 

For more information about BHH Backpacks please contact James S. Gavrilos, Executive Director at

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