School will be starting soon, and that means it is time for operation backpack.
As Chad Spencer stated in his recent email to club members:
"We supports the Greater Houston YMCA's Operation backpack by providing backpacks stuffed with school supplies that will be given to kids before the start of the school year.
1) Volunteer to help stuff backpacks on August 8th, 10AM at Texas Citizens Bank in West U.
2)  Make a financial contribution which we will use to buy supplies
3) Bring either a fully stuffed backpack or any of the below items the club meeting August 6th

Chad Spencer will have a BIG box at the club meeting Thursday for you to put supplies in. Our biggest need right now is backpacks.

What to Bring
  • Brand New Backpack for any age
  • Number 2 Pencils
  • Crayons
  • Colored Pencils
  • Markers
  • Black Ballpoint Pens
  • Blue Ballpoint Pens
  • Wide Rule Loose-leaf Paper
  • College Rule Loose-leaf Paper
  • Construction Paper
  • White Glue or Glue Stick
  • Child Safety Scissors
  • School Box for storing supplies
  • Ruler
  • Box of Tissues
  • Yellow Highlighter
  • Folders
  • Single Composition Spiral Notebook
  • Multi-Composition Spiral Notebook
  • Three-Ring Binder
  • Eraser
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Combination Lock
  • Lunchbox
  • Calculator
  • Colored Pencils
  • Pocket Folders
  • Index Cards
  • White-Out
  • Report Covers"