Annual Program Collects Backpacks for Foster Children | Arts & Culture
An annual local program aims to collect backpacks and kid-sized suitcases for foster children in Georgia.
The 11th Annual Totes for Tots happens on Friday, January 18 from 10-2 in Macon and Milledgeville as well as on Thursday, January 17 in Hawkinsville, according to a news release.
Sponsoring the event, Georgia Cancer Specialists, have arranged 24 dropoff locations in Central Georgia. Since the event's inception in 2003, the group has collected over 30K bags.
To donate a backpack or child-sized suitcase, you can drop them off at any GCS location during the designated times.
In Milledgeville, you can donate at the 624 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive location.
In Macon, you can drop off bags to their 308 Coliseum Dr. location.
In Hawksinville, the location is at 214 Perry Highway.