The Division of Fire brought back the Great Pumpkin Drop after a hiatus last year. All proceeds from the event benefit Blessings in a Backpack.
New York Giants Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie’s Dreambuilders, Blessings in a Backpack, UnitedHealthcare provide food to New York City Children
New York Giants Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie’s Dreambuilders program, Blessings in a Backpack and UnitedHealthcare are providing healthy meals to 250 children at PS 15 in Manhattan, and PS 502 and PS 102 in Brooklyn every weekend for a year.
The Blessing in a Backpack program was brought to Thunder Bay by Amina Abu-Bakare who saw a need to address the food insecurity of many of our community’s children.
Stafford County Schools Superintendent Bruce Benson and fourth-graders Kynell Mathis and Stephen Layman pack food into bags for Blessings in a Backpack at Hartwood Elementary in September
United Baptist Church of Scriba, with the aid of others in the community, has been implementing a Blessings in a Backpack program for 50 students at the New Haven Elementary School.
Sarah grew up in a single parent family, struggling to make ends meet. At school, she relied on her school’s meal program for her food that day.
In more than 50 cities, backpacks being packed to feed hungry schoolchildren as part of “Blessings in a Backpack Day”.
The #BlessingsDay2015 Challenge sheds light on childhood hunger in America, and raises awareness about the work Blessings does around the country.
Mayors across the country teamed up with local with local Blessings in a Backpack programs to pack bags full of food for children who need it most.
Students at Eastridge Elementary School receive special back-to-school treat from NBA star Nene Hilario.