We're feeding the kids this weekend!

Our impact during the 2018/19 school year

135940
Hunger-free weekends
3884
Kids
30
Schools
150
Volunteers

Why Get Involved?

How To Help?

DONATE
For $130 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.
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How does Blessings in a Backpack work?

Local Stories

Teens help First Coast Chapter feed children

The team of Nease High School students has been providing 200 healthy weekend meal packs for elementary school students at risk of hunger each week for 36 weeks during the school year.
That’s more than 7,000 meals.

Blessings in a Backpack’s Cultural Statement

Blessings in a Backpack strives to ensure children do not go hungry on the weekends by empowering individuals, partners, and communities to take action. Changing hearts, creating opportunities, strengthening families and communities, it starts here with us. And you.

10-year-old St. Johns County girl raising money to help children in need on the First Coast

Julia Buckley is selling new books to raise money for Blessings in a Backpack to help give food to children in need on the First Coast.

Our Partners

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


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