Backpacks w/built-in ponchos, designed to help the homeless!!

CHICAGO — When we think of backpacks, we think of school kids lugging around books and supplies. But backpacks can be a link to survival for a homeless person. That was the inspiration behind The Citypak Project, a Chicago nonprofit that provides sturdy backpacks with waterproof compartments and built-in ponchos to people in need. “It’s…

via Backpacks with built-in ponchos designed to help Chicago’s homeless — WGN-TV

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3 thoughts on “Backpacks w/built-in ponchos, designed to help the homeless!!

  1. What a fantastic initiative the Citypak project is, and I discovered that they work with several partners in a few of our larger Canadian cities as well. Going to check this information out further … thanks for posting this …

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    1. So glad you enjoyed this post! And I love hearing that you are going to take the ball and run with it. That’s one of the best things about blogging…..blogging with like-minded people. Let me know how things turn out up there in beautiful Canada!!

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