Youth-Led Backpack Distribution
Project Group Name: Carey Temple A.M.E. YPD Backpack Giveaway
Neighborhood: Greater Grand Crossing Year: 2022
Project Description: This group was led by members of the Young Peoples Division (YPD) of Carey Temple A.M.E., who organized a backpack distribution project. The group members filled backpacks with school supplies that were tailored specifically to the needs of high schoolers in their community. When the backpacks were ready, the project group delivered them to the Gary Comer Youth Center, who then provided them to students.
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