When I have some cash I'm planning to donate and I would love to see this idea spread. They fill packs with school supplies before they are donated. :)
It would be good for foster kids too.
Email email@example.com to get involved by organizing a drop off site or to donate.
See also: http://www.diablomag.com/D-blog/News-and-Community/July-2009/Packs-With-Love-is-outfitting-needy-students-with-what-they-need-backpacks-and-supplies/