Let It Go

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.

Backpack program supports kids in need

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.
Sarah recounts her childhood struggles living with food insecurity

VIDEO: One Volunteer’s Hunger Story

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.

#BlessingsDay2015 Challenge

The #BlessingsDay2015 Challenge sheds light on childhood hunger in America, and raises awareness about the work Blessings does around the country.