Supporting Bergen’s Promise Students through our Annual Backpack Drive

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Bergen’s Promise has officially launched our Annual School Supply Drive. This event is done to help support our families in need to purchase supplies for the upcoming school year. Our staff maintains a list of school items to ensure that students get exactly what they need to start the school year right.

Needed supplies include:
Backpacks (elementary through high school)
Two pocket Folders
Notebooks (3 subject,
Binders, Case It portfolio
Calculator TI-30XIIS
Art Supplies (youth scissors, glue sticks, markers, colored pencils)
Check/Amex-Visa gift cards/Cash Donations

Want to help? We invite the Bergen County community to assist us in supporting the educational supply needs of approximately 100 of our youth. If you would like to make a contribution of supplies or money, please contact Our complete wish list can be found on Amazon ( If purchasing on Amazon, make sure to notify via email our Community Resources team so we can expect the shipment. Please use the following shipping address:

Bergen’s Promise
Attn: Community Resources Dept.
218 Route 17 North, Suite 304,
Rochelle Park NJ 07662.

With your support, this School Supply Drive will be a true success. Thank you to all who contribute to this event. We are accepting donations through August 26.