Backpack donation

Hundreds of East Palo Alto students received backpacks filled with felt-tip markers, paper, rulers, pencils and pens, among other items, through a collaborative effort between Samaritan House South and One East Palo Alto and contributions from local businesses, community groups and religious organizations, among others. Some 350 backpacks were distributed at the Barbara A. Mouton Multicultural Wellness Center Friday, Aug. 16. 

Hundreds of East Palo Alto students received backpacks filled with felt-tip markers, paper, rulers, pencils and pens, among other items, through a collaborative effort between Samaritan House South and One East Palo Alto and contributions from local businesses, community groups and religious organizations, among others. Some 350 backpacks were distributed at the Barbara A. Mouton Multicultural Wellness Center Friday, Aug. 16.

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