We're feeding the kids in Louisville this weekend!

Our impact during the 2018/19 school year

157140
Hunger-free weekends
4365
Kids
38
Schools
26
School Investors

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

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.

KFC, Darnell “SuperChef” Ferguson, pack 1,500 bags of food for local kids

Darnell “SuperChef” Ferguson and several dozen KFC and Henny Penny employees packed bags of weekend food for 1,500 JCPS students who might otherwise go hungry.

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 Louisville Chapter on November 30, up to $3,125! Continue reading to learn how you can get involved!

Our Partners

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

  • Kentucky Fried Chicken
  • IPA Foundation
  • Lamkin Wealth Management
  • Limestone Title & Escrow
  • Recipe to End Hunger
  • Republic Bank
  • Sysco

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