Backpacks for Unsheltered Students

Center for Spiritual Living, Santa Rosa is partnering with The Living Room and First United Methodist Church to provide backpacks and school supplies for unsheltered students in preschool through college.

On Sunday, July 11, and the two following Sundays in July, between 8:30 and 10 am, you can bring a backpack to the Center filled with supplies appropriate for a student in any age group. Please attach a note to the backpack indicating the intended student’s level (primary grades, intermediate grades, middle school, high school, or college). Small backpacks with art supplies are suggested for toddlers and preschoolers.

If you prefer to donate to this outreach project, please mail a check no later than Friday, July 30 to:
Backpack Outreach
The Living Room
328 South E Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Make your check payable to “The Living Room” and put “backpack” in the memo line.

For more information, you can contact our community minister, Rev. Tara Steele, at