More than 200 area children were recipients of backpacks this
back-to-school season thanks to the Celebrating Children’s Committee of
the Temecula Valley
Woman’s Club, according to a news release.
conducted their second annual backpack program this month. The
backpacks, filled with school supplies, were presented to local agencies
that assist families in need.
The Committee worked closely with Michelle's Place to help
provide backpacks for their Pink Ribbons Program children. Backpacks were also
distributed to The Koinania Foster Agency, Rancho Damacitas and Project Touch.
The funds used to purchase
the backpacks and school supplies were raised through the TVWC’s annual
fundraisers, Gala and Holiday Home Tour.
This year’s Gala, “Pearls & Ponies”
will be held at Galloway Downs on Oct. 26.
The Holiday Home
Tour will showcase homes located in Temecula Valley’s Wine Country from
For more information about The Temecula Valley Woman’s Club,
please visit their website www.tvwc.com.