Did you know that Billings School District 2 has identified more than 200 homeless youth enrolled in the current 2018 - 2019 school year?
As of November 2, 2018, School District 2 has identified 250 homeless youth enrolled in the school district. As changes happen within the lives of families, so will this number change throughout the school year. For the 2017 - 2018 school year, the final accumulated number of homeless youth in School District 2 was 533.
OPERATION: Billings Child is a local holiday gift program in which members of the community fill wrapped shoeboxes and gift bags with age appropriate and suggested items for distribution to homeless youth during the holiday season.
The goal is to collect 300 individual shoeboxes with gifts for students identified by School District 2 as homeless or at risk.
Collection dates for the shoeboxes are from November 23 - December 17, 2018.
The shoeboxes will be distributed the week of December 17, 2018 by School District 2.
Please join OPERATION: Billings Child and learn what a difference a shoebox can make!