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Back-to-School Backpacks

Hall-Perrine Cancer Center is providing free backpacks with school supplies for children preschool through 12th grade that have been touched by cancer. To receive a backpack:

  • Parent, primary guardian or child must be currently receiving cancer treatment or have received cancer treatment within the last twelve months at any facility in Cedar Rapids or surrounding communities (including Iowa City).
  • Parent or guardian complete the backpack request form, and attach your child’s school supply list. (1 form for each child).
  • Return the form to any reception desk at the Hall-Perrine Cancer Center or email larens@mercycare.org by: Friday, July 31.

Backpacks will be available for pick up in the Hall-Perrine Cancer Center main lobby from 1 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 6, and 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, August 7. Limit 1 bag per child. Questions? Call Lynn Arens at (319) 861-7998 or email larens@mercycare.org.

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