Did you know that Billings School District 2 has identified more than 250 homeless youth enrolled in the current 2019 - 2020 school year?
As of November 8, 2019, School District 2 has identified 257 homeless youth enrolled in the school district. As changes happen within the lives of families, so will this number change throughout the school year. Since 2013, the final accumulated numbers of homeless youth enrolled each year in School District 2 has been between 500 and 700.
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 175, 2019.
The shoeboxes will be distributed the week of December 16, 2019 by School District 2.
Please join OPERATION: Billings Child and learn what a difference a shoebox can make!