Our Programs

Blessings in a Backpack started with just two schools in 2005 and now serves 88,900 students in 1,092 schools spread throughout 46 states and the District of Columbia.

Will you be the first to adopt a school in your city or state?

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Insert your zip code and press SEARCH to see a map of Blessings in a Backpack locations within the designated mile radius:

Please note: For privacy and security reasons we do not list the names of the participating schools on our website.

Support a Program In Your Area!

To ensure the kids in your community have full bellies over the weekend, you can help provide hunger-free weekends a child this school year. Help Blessings in a Backpack send kids home on Fridays with a backpack full of satisfying and nutritional food. For $130, or $11 a month, you can help provide food for one child every weekend of the school year!

Don’t See a Program In Your Area?

More than 13 million kids are at risk of going hungry on the weekends. That is one in six children who struggles to access food for the 65 hours they are not at school. With assistance and support from our staff, you will receive the tools you need to start a program and feed the kids this weekend in your community.

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