Indy BackPack Attack 2019

Have any extra school supplies laying around? From now through July 23, Metric is collecting donations for Indy BackPack Attack!

Metric is excited to be a registered collection site for Indy BackPack Attack! We’ll be decorating our collection box very soon and can’t wait to show it off! We’ll also be providing updates on when we meet our collection goals, so make sure to keep up with our Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn!

If you’d like to donate supplies, please bring or send them to our Indianapolis office before July 23!

Metric Environmental, LLC
6971 Hillsdale Court
Indianapolis, IN 46250

For 20 years, Indy BackPack Attack’s mission has been to provide children the tools they need to succeed in school. Since their beginning, over 6 million supplies have been collected to help tens of thousands of students across Indiana. All supplies are given to students at IPS and Mayor’s Chartered Schools.

Here are the supplies we’re needing:

  • Backpacks
  • Colored Pencils
  • Plug-in alarm clocks
  • Scissors
  • Calculators (scientific & basic)
  • Composition notebooks
  • Index cards
  • Erasers
  • Crayons
  • Art/pencil boxes
  • Glue sticks
  • Covered pencil sharpeners
  • #2 pencils
  • Pens
  • Flash drives
  • Pocket folders
  • Markers
  • Loose leaf paper
  • Spiral notebooks
  • Headphones
  • Preschool crayons, paper & pencil
  • Hygiene Products*

*deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, feminine hygiene products, tissues, hand sanitizer, hand size, trial size shampoo and conditioner