Repack the Backpack


Gang Alternative Inc.&  “Repack the Backpack” event, in partnership with Simply Healthcare, helped to replenish school supplies and socks for over 100 students in Homestead”Repack the Backpack” was held in recognition of the fact that sometimes the supplies secured at the start of the school year, don’t last beyond the first 5 months.

The event also had the participation of CHI; Homestead Community Policing; Miami-Dade Public Library; Elijah Network; Child Safe Kit; and Parentteen Moments. Gang Alternative, Inc. currently operates two K-5 afterschool programs in Homestead: one at the Homestead Police Athletic League and the other at Carfour Supportive Housing.

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