Back to School Jam 2017

 Heaven’s Windows, the Spring Valley County Library, and San Diego County Parks and Recreation, Spring Valley Lion's Club, Spring Valley Community Center hosted our “Back to School Jam 2017” on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.

There were over 750 attendees at our event, and everyone had a great time.  We gave away 645 backpacks filled with school supplies to the children by the San Diego Sherrif's Department- Rancho San Diego Command.  The La Mesa Spring Valley School District served free lunches to children through the Summer Food Service Program. Children participated in library activities, bounce houses, and face painting. Youth from various community groups served as volunteers for this event. There were also 26 community resource partners that hosted booths. Guests received free groceries, books, and various gifts.