We're feeding the kids this weekend!

87000 kids in 45 states and Washington, D.C.

73500
Hunger-free weekends
300
Volunteers
2100
Kids
54
Program Locations

Why Get Involved?

How To Help?

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.
Follow us on social media and subscribe to our quarterly e-newsletter.

How does Blessings in a Backpack work?

Recent News Stories

KFC puts the #ChickenSandwichWars on hold to fight a greater enemy: childhood hunger

For every chicken sandwich sold on Giving Tuesday, KFC will donate $1 to Blessings in a Backpack, with a minimum donation of $250,000 and a maximum donation of $300,000.

Giving Tuesday 2021

This Giving Tuesday is all about family — how families shape our mission and that the D’Amico Family Fund will match donations to the Northwest Oregon Chapter on November 30, up to $3,125! Continue reading to learn how you can get involved!

Blessings Week 2021

Every day of Blessings in a Backpack Week, September 13–17, we will provide a word for our Photo-a-Day Challenge—use the prompts and post a picture. Plus, more ways to get involved and share our mission during the week!

OUR PARTNERS

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

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