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of West Virginia

backpack project


in the news

"The Backpack Project focuses on the most vulnerable children in our community. This is just one way to show these children and teenagers that they are loved and cared for"                                              - Wes Richardson

our mission


These deluxe L.L.Bean backpacks are packed with essential items that include but not limited to; shoes, school supplies,
toiletries, journals, games, and more! 

providing teenage children in foster care with a personalized backpack
Back to School!

get involved

Through your involvement we were able
to provide 162 backpacks to our youth in 2022!

The average cost per backpack is

Make a donation today!

or Send Checks to:
Backpack Project, Inc.
601 Tennessee Ave.
Charleston, WV 25302

The Backpack Project, a 501(c)3 organization.

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