The new school year is not too far away, and several locations in Town Center of Virginia Beach are sponsoring Back to School Drives to help local students succeed.

Through August 25th, the community is encouraged to join Town Center and donate supplies or a full backpack. While all donations will be gratefully received, an ideal donation is a backpack filled with the following school supplies:

  • 1 pack No. 2 pencils (24 pack)
  • 1 pack of colored pencils
  • 1 pair of scissors
  • 1 highlighter
  • 2 glue sticks
  • 1 ruler
  • 1 pencil box or bag
  • 1 3-ring 1.5 inch OR 1 inch binder
  • 1 pack of loose leaf paper
  • 3 70-page notebooks
  • 5 plain pocket folders with fasteners

Drop Off Locations:

1) The Royal Chocolate I 172 Central Park Avenue

Stop by the store from now until August 25th and donate school supplies or backpacks and you’ll receive a FREE Birnn truffle AND 10% off any chocolate purchase!

2) Armada Hoffler l 222 Central Park Avenue

     Clark Nexsen l 4525 Main Street

Help support students in need in Virginia Beach by donating to Backpacks For Beach Kids from August 20th – 25th! Post your donation to social media with the hashtag #WeGotYourBackVB