Backpack Giveaway Events
Get ready for our extremely popular summer backpack giveaway events! Over the years, these events have helped bring backpacks and school supplies to thousands of kids across Michigan!
2022 Backpack Giveaway Events
The first 400 kids* at each event will get a backpack loaded with supplies to help them get ready for the upcoming school year! Stay a while; We’ll have food and fun available for the whole family!
We look forward to seeing you and your children at the following events:
Redford - July 21 (2 - 6 p.m)
Hillsdale - July 28 (2:30 - 6:30 p.m)
Livonia - August 2 (4 - 7 p.m)
Wyandotte - August 3 (2:30 - 6:30 p.m)
Jackson - August 4 (3 - 7 p.m)
Holland - August 9 (4 - 7 p.m)
Roseville - August 10 (3 - 7 p.m)
Norton Shores - Ellis - August 11 (2 - 6 p.m)
*Kids must be present to receive a backpack. One backpack per kid.
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Looking back: 2021 Backpack Giveaway Events
In July and August 2021, 3,400 backpacks were distributed during events at eight of the Credit Union’s member centers across the state and to local charities. The backpacks were filled with school supplies and other local goodies.
September was Give Big Month 2021!
The tradition of Give Big Month continued in 2021. Throughout September, Community Choice team members volunteered both near and far across The Mitten State.
Helping Organizations Across Michigan
Community Choice is honored to Give Big to organizations across the state, including:
Wings of Mercy
Kid's Food Basket
Westland Public Library
Community Living Centers
Macomb Foster Closet
Urban Seed/Eastpointe Garden
Jackson Rotary Club
Vets Returning Home
Northville Beautification Commission
Kids Coalition Against Hunger
and many more!!
Community Choice Credit Union lives a Give Big culture. Throughout the year, team members volunteer in their local communities and support dozens of organizations including Forgotten Harvest, Blessings in a BackPack, and The Foster Closet. Through team member volunteerism and donations, Community Choice can accelerate our purpose to help our neighbors achieve the life they desire.
Community Choice Foundation
The Community Choice Foundation embodies the credit union philosophy of people helping people. Since 2009, Community Choice has awarded $1.4 Million in scholarships to students who share our passion for giving.