Community organizations made the transition from summer to school easier for hundreds of Pearland ISD students through generous donations of school supplies for 2012-13.
Tammy Dexter and Alicia McNichols drop off a donation from Project PASS.
Pearland ISD thanks all of these community partners for giving students the tools to succeed in the new school year.
(Although many individuals donated, we list the main sponsors here.)
During the eighth annual YMCA Operation Backpack campaign, Vic Coppinger Family YMCA gave 534 backpacks and 13,700 school supplies in addition to a monetary donation.
Operation Backpack Sponsors/Partners:
89.3 FM KSBJ
ACU Credit Union
God's Army Supply
New Hope Church
Women in Leadership
Organized by Pet Hub Animal Rescue, the Project PASS (Pearlanders Assisting with School Supplies) campaign contributed hundreds of school supplies to the district.
Project PASS Sponsors/Partners:
Claws and Paws
Pearland Animal Hospital
Pet Hub Animal Rescue
Westside Veterinary Hospital
Wal-Mart - Main Street
Wal-Mart generously donated a pallet of school supplies for students.
SHARE HOPE OUTReach Ministry
HOPE Church Pearland assembled and donated 100 filled backpacks for students.
Chocolate Bayou Community Federal Credit Union
Chocolate Bayou Community Federal Credit Union employees raised $300 for school supplies through a bake sale and other fundraising events.