Together with a variety of celebrity co-hosts, Vera Bradley completes its back-to-school nationwide philanthropic tour with the non-profit organization Blessings in a Backpack.
Seven elementary schools across the United Sates were treated to carnival-themed charity events where Vera Bradley donated 25,000 backpacks filled with food for children and their families in need.
With stops in seven cities in a span of four weeks, each event was co-hosted by surprise celebrity guests. Below is the full schedule of the exclusive back-to-school tour:
August 15th in Chicago, IL with Shawn Johnson East and Andrew East
August 23rd, Louisburg, KS with Jade Tolbert and Tanner Tolbert
August 27th, Nashville, TN with Jason Aldean and Brittany Aldean, RaeLynn, Shawn Johnson East and Andrew East
August 27th, Fort Myers, FL with Witney Carson
August 28th, Grand Prairie, TX with JoJo Fletcher
September 5th, Los Angeles, CA with Sarah Michelle Gellar
September 7th, New Brunswick, NJ with Danielle Jonas and Kevin Jonas
At the end of each week throughout the school year, the students’ backpacks will be refilled with food for their families for the weekend ahead.