You must Pre Sign-Up to receive a backpack for your child(ren). To Sign-Up you can go to the EightCAP Office or The Salvation Army. The deadline has been extended to August 3rd. See below for office hours.
Please bring the following items when you come to sign up for a backpack:
- Current Photo Identification
- Proof of Residency (Mail, Lease, etc.)
- Proof of Children (Social Security Cards, Print out from DHHS, Tax Forms, etc.)
Photo Identification is required.
This is for Gratiot County Residents only. Hosted by the Salvation Army and EightCAP.
If you have any questions, concerns or issues contact Captain Judith Lowder at 989-463-2864 or 989-533-9399.
Captain Judy Lowder
Salvation Army: M-F; 9:00-12:00, 1:00-4:00
425 Republic Ave, Alma
EightCAP: M-F; 8:00-4:30
525 N. State St. Ste 2, Alma
They are closed from 12:00-12:30 for lunch, but the application is out on the table in the outer waiting area. You can fill it out and slide it under the door that says "EightCAP."