For the past eight years, Cargo for Kids has worked closely with the Independence School District to stuff backpacks for homeless children in the Independence area. These backpacks contain the supplies needed for the school year as well as essential hygiene items.
Thanks to donations and volunteers, Cargo for Kids has provided supplies for over 7,500 backpacks over the eight years, filling 900 for 2017-2018 school year. For the 2018-2019 school year, we are estimating another 900 homeless students in Independence will need our help!
2018 Backpack Stuffing Day Saturday, July 28th
Event starts at 10:00am
Cargo Largo Retail Store
13900 E. 35th St, Independence, MO 64055
For more information contact Babette Dickerson 816.350.6204