DuPage Backpack Drive

DuPage Credit Union has set a fundraising goal of $20,000 for their “We’ve Got Your Back Campaign,” which gives backpacks and school supplies to local students in need.

This is the second year the lending institution has partnered with the DuPage Regional Office of Education to raise funds for the supplies.

“We’re really excited to meet our $20,000 goal and we thank everybody who has helped us up to this point and we’re looking forward to seeing a lot of smiling kids when they receive their backpacks and kits,” said Amy Brandt, Vice President of Business Solutions at DuPage Credit Union.

So far, DuPage Credit Union has raised $13,200 for the campaign, through corporate sponsorships, community events and donations.

The funds raised will provide supplies to over 1,000 elementary through high school students in DuPage County.

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