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....

Volunteers Get As Much As They Give

A crew of approximately 20 volunteers arrives at Waverly Elementary School in Frederick, Md., to pack bags of food for the Blessings in a Backpack program. As they wind their way around two long tables to fill bags with things like granola bars, soup and packages of oatmeal, they chat, laugh, and some even make sure to count the activity in their daily step totals.

PGA TOUR Volunteer Appreciation Program Sponsored by Myrbetriq® (mirabegron) Teams with Blessings in a Backpack

The 2019 PGA TOUR Volunteer Appreciation Program sponsored by Myrbetriq® (mirabegron) teamed up with Blessings in a Backpack to help ensure elementary school children in tournament communities nationwide do not experience food insecurity on the weekend.

Feeding Hearts & Bellies This Valentine’s Day

If you’re looking for a way to help Blessings in a Backpack feed more kids on the weekend, you can create a Feeding Hearts & Bellies Valentine’s Day fundraiser on Facebook.

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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