FISHERS, Ind. – On Sunday, July 30, Wireless Zone, the nation’s largest Verizon Authorized Retailer, in collaboration with TCC, will be hosting the 11th annual School Rocks Backpack Giveaway, distributing 120,000 backpacks filled with essential school supplies. The event aims to support local families in preparing their children for the upcoming academic year while alleviating some of the financial burden associated with back-to-school shopping.
Two locations are in Bedford, Indiana:
Open Now – Closes at 6:00 PM
3084 John Williams Blvd.
Open Now – Closes at 6:00 PM
3313 16th St
Since its inception in 2013, the School Rocks Backpack Giveaway has made a significant impact, providing over 1.3 million backpacks to students throughout the United States. This year, more than 1,000 TCC and Wireless Zone stores across 43 states will be participating in the event, ensuring accessibility to families nationwide.
The event will commence at 1 p.m. local time on July 30, and backpacks will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last. Each backpack will be equipped with essential school items, including pencils, paper, a pencil box, folders, a ruler, and glue. In the spirit of giving back, any surplus backpacks will be donated to local schools of the store’s choosing.
Scott Moorehead, CEO of Round Room, expressed his gratitude to employees, customers, and store locations for their contribution to this significant annual event. He emphasized the importance of making school supplies accessible to all students, fostering a positive environment for their educational journey.
According to the National Retail Federation, American families spent an average of $864 on school supplies in 2022, amounting to a staggering $36.1 billion nationwide. The School Rocks Backpack Giveaway, initiated by TCC and Wireless Zone, aims to ease the financial strain experienced by families each year when preparing for the new school year.
To find a nearby School Rocks Backpack Giveaway event, interested individuals can visit https://shop.wirelesszone.com and utilize the “Backpack Giveaway” filter. The event will be held at participating TCC and Wireless Zone stores, with more information available at https://locations.tccrocks.com/search.html.
Supporters of this initiative are encouraged to use the hashtag #BackpackGiveaway on social media to spread awareness about the event. For more details about TCC, Wireless Zone, and the School Rocks Backpack Giveaway, visit www.RoundRoom.com, www.TCCRocks.com, and www.wirelesszone.com.
About Round Room LLC: Based in Fishers, Indiana, Round Room leads and invests in companies serving the wireless industry. With 1,248 TCC and Wireless Zone stores across 43 states, Round Room is one of the largest Verizon authorized retailers in the U.S. The company’s portfolio of businesses shares a deep commitment to improving the communities they serve nationwide.
About TCC: Founded in 1991, TCC operates 750 locations in 39 states, fostering a nationally-recognized Culture of Good movement that encourages employees to give back to their communities. For media inquiries, contact Cooper Robinson at [email protected] or at 317-979-0775. To learn more about TCC or find a location nearby, visit www.TCCRocks.com.
About Wireless Zone: Established in 1988 as “The Car Phone Store,” the Wireless Zone® system has grown to become the nation’s largest wireless retail franchisor. The franchise, ranked #149 on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500, consists of over 480 independently owned and operated stores that exclusively offer Verizon Wireless products and services. The Wireless Zone® system has been recognized with Verizon’s “Best Customer Service” award for five consecutive years and is franchised and operated by Wireless Zone LLC. For more information, visit www.wirelesszone.com.