We're feeding the kids this weekend!

87000 kids in 45 states and Washington, D.C.

3000000
Hunger-free weekends
17305
Volunteers
13000
Donors
1092
Program Locations

Why Get Involved?

How To Help?

DONATE
For $130 you can help us feed a child every weekend of the school year.
Organize a Facebook fundraiser to feed the kids in your community.
Volunteer your time or talent to support a local Blessings program.
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How does Blessings in a Backpack work?

Recent News Stories....

Blessings in a Backpack Helps Feed Students Through School Closures

Students in the cities of Folsom and Rancho Cordova, Cali., won’t go hungry over the weekend thanks to these Everyday Heroes.

Children Receive Weekend Food in DMV Communities Heavily Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

With a major donation of $100,000 from Giant Food and volunteer support from Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, Blessings in a Backpack can expand its reach in the DMV region and feed kids while schools are closed.

Teens help First Coast Chapter feed children

The team of Nease High School students has been providing 200 healthy weekend meal packs for elementary school students at risk of hunger each week for 36 weeks during the school year.
That’s more than 7,000 meals.

OUR PARTNERS

We would like to give many thanks to our National Partners listed below, without which this program would not be possible.

  • Fiddlesticks
  • Meijer
  • Cigna
  • PGA Tour Appreciation
  • Publix
  • Community Foundation of Rochester
  • Variety Charity

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