We're feeding First Coast kids this weekend!

Our impact during the 2021/22 school year

Hunger-free weekends
Program locations
Volunteer Hours

Why Get Involved?

How To Help?

For $125, 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.
Follow us on social media and subscribe to our quarterly e-newsletter.

How does Blessings in a Backpack work?

Local Stories

Backpack Adventures

Are you ready for a backpack adventure? Our friends, Even Stephen and Plane Jane are! They want to travel throughout the United States and spread awareness of the Blessings in a Backpack mission with you. Take pictures with a cut-out doll and document your adventures on social media.

Together We Give: Giving Tuesday 2022

Giving Tuesday is November 29, 2022. This year, Blessings hopes to feed an additional 75 children every weekend of the school year. Raising at least $10,000 on Giving Tuesday will make this dream a reality! Learn how you can help us reach this goal.

Please Consider First Coast Blessings for Your Year-End Giving

This year, you can deduct $300 from your taxes whether or not you itemize deductions.

Our Partners

We would like to give many thanks to our Partners listed below, without whom this program would not be possible.

  • Florida Blue Foundation
  • UPS Foundation
  • TaxSlayer
  • Lucky's Market