Backpacks for Homeless Teens

Currently, within the Conejo Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) there are over 200 children that are considered homeless.

TAE is joining with the Women’s Interfaith Network (WIN) of Conejo Valley to collect school supplies and 150 NEW backpacks to fill for students in grades 6 through10. Please sign up for items that you would like to donate, and then drop them off in the box in the office at TAE by 2pm on July 20.

Then, join us on Wed, Aug 3, 2022 at the Islamic Center of Conejo Valley (ICCV) in their social hall to sort and stuff the backpacks. You must RSVP to volunteer by emailing The school district will distribute completed backpacks to these students shortly before school begins, mid-August.

Date: August 3, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm (PDT)
Location: ICCV Social Hall, 2700 Borchard Road, Newbury Park, CA 91320

If you would like to order any of the items on line, they may be shipped directly to Temple Adat Elohim. If you choose to do this, please use the below mailing address: All items must be received by July 20.

Temple Adat Elohim
Attention: Social Action
2420 E. Hillcrest Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

Thank you for your caring support of these at-risk students in our community. We hope to see you on Aug 3rd!

Please sign up on the following link for needed items:

Any questions?? Please email