Dale Earnhardt Jr. raises $160,000 for hungry kids

The internet went crazy when Dale Earnhardt Jr., a long-time supporter of Blessings in a Backpack, shared on Twitter that his favorite sandwich is mayonnaise and bananas on white bread. The NASCAR star channele...

A Night of Southern Charm to Benefit Blessings

For the fifth year in a row, Blessings in a Backpack is thrilled and grateful to be the primary beneficiary of the high profile and glamorous Unbridled Eve Gala, founded in 2011 by sisters Tonya York Dees and Tammy York Day.

Going bananas for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

One tweet really can make a difference!  The internet went crazy in early April when Dale Earnhardt Jr., who has supported Blessings in a Backpack since 2010, shared that his favorite sandwich was mayonnai...

How a Luxury Fashion Company is Giving Back in Style

As a part of Worth New York’s Spring 2016 collection, the company has designed and produced a limited edition scarf specifically for Blessings in a Backpack – created with the goal to raise awareness of our country’s childhood hunger crisis. A portion of the proceeds from each exclusive scarf will go directly towards the fight to end childhood hunger.

Cookies for a Cause

There are very few things Felix Castillo loves more than baking cookies. The 11-year-old has turned his hobby into a successful cookie business and has become one of the youngest CEOs in the state of Illino...

Making an Impact in Chicago

Tyson Foods has a long-standing commitment to fighting hunger – donating 100 million pounds of food over the past 15 years and pledging $50 million in cash and in-kind donations over the next five years. This c...

Constellation Brands Gives Back to Its Neighbors

Constellation Brands, a leading producer and marketer of beer, wine and spirits, is passionate about giving back. The company works to instill this sense of service in each of its employees across the globe. ...