PGK (Project Giving Kids) is now Create the Change®!

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Use the tool below to filter and search for kid-approved service opportunities!
Disclaimer - Create the Change® partners with nonprofit organizations that we believe offer age-appropriate service opportunities for youth and families. All of our partners sign a collaboration agreement promising to provide age-appropriate activities in a safe environment. Create the Change® does not run, host, or facilitate the service opportunities seen here, nor are we responsible in any way for the management (financial or otherwise) of the organizations we feature. Always be sure to research the nonprofit organization and service opportunities available to make sure it's a good fit for you before getting started. You may find the organization's contact information on their profiles.


3 - 4+ hrs


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How Often Is This Offered?


Age Range

  • K - 2nd
  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required



Collect and donate backpacks & school supplies or visit our office to customize backpacks according to grade level.

What's Needed To Complete

You will need to fill out an online safety form prior to visiting.  

Special Requirements

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

How It Makes A Difference

We receive up to 10,000 backpack requests for kids and families in need. We rely on volunteers to put them together!

Where to Serve

In-Person/On Site


To volunteer, please contact   Sign-up for a shift or two.  Ask friends or family members to join you (we can accommodate up to 8 people in adherence to safety protocols).  Let us know you found out about this through Create the Change® ® ® ®! .

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