We're feeding the kids in Frederick this weekend!

Our Impact During the 2020/21 School Year

87587
Hunger-free weekends
3100
Kids Served
3700
Volunteer Hours
27
Program Locations

Why Get Involved?

How To Help?

For $120 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

Collective Church food drive seeks to donate 20,000 pounds of groceries

The donated food gets divided up between three community partners including Blessings in a Backpack Frederick Chapter.

Going Back to School and Feeding Kids Despite Rising Food Costs

This school year, we aim to provide 3.5 million hunger-free weekends for kids struggling with food insecurity. Learn more about our plans for this year, including how we will feed kids despite rising food costs.

Feeding Kids in Your Own Backyard

Children shouldn’t spend the summer worrying about going hungry; they should be out playing in the sun. This May, get involved and give back to help feed kids who might otherwise go hungry.