We're feeding the kids this weekend!

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

Hunger-free weekends
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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

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!

Volunteers Needed to Feed Kids in Northwest Oregon

We are looking for volunteers to greet and ask arriving Grocery Outlet shoppers to consider donating to Blessings at the checkout. By doing this in the past, we have raised thousands of dollars to support our program.

Bob’s Red Mill Supports Blessings in a Backpack Northwest Oregon Chapter

With the support of Bob’s Red Mill, thousands of food-insecure children in NW Oregon will return to school on Mondays, nourished and ready to learn.


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