Backpack Program

What to include?

New or gently used notebooks, pencils, pencil sharpeners, erasers, pens, scissors, folders, paper, a personal note, stickers; anything you would take to school with you!  It would also be nice to include a small toy and $1 donation for the cost of shipping.

You can put together a student and/or  teacher backpack*

*(attach an orange ribbon for teacher backpacks)

Contact Us

Wisconsin/Nicaragua Partners

Room 129 Nelson Hall, UWSP

Stevens Point, WI  54481 715-346-4702

Backpack Program

Our Mission

To work together as citizen volunteers    from Wisconsin and Nicaragua to improve the lives of people in our communities.

What Can You Do?

pack a backpack filled with school goodies and we’ll pack these donations and send them on to children and teachers in Nicaragua


Where to take Backpacks:

W/NP office or warehouse

Who to contact?

Wisconsin/Nicaragua Partners

Will 1 backpack really make a difference?