When Schools Are Closed?
At Blessings in a Backpack we often ask, "Who will feed the kids this weekend?" But the COVID-19 emergency has caused
us to expand our programs from feeding kids on the weekends, to now serving kids while schools are closed.
Our Response to COVID-19
Who Will Feed Kids in Louisville
With the help of amazing partners, we were able to feed more children than ever before
AND help kids while schools are closed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Read our Impact Report
Our Impact During 19/20 School Year
Who Will Feed the Kids This Weekend?
60,000 kids in Louisville eat meals at school during the week but struggle with access to food
on the weekends. How can you help?
Local Give Back Opportunities
Consider the following ways to get involved with Blessings in a Backpack
and support local businesses that benefit the Louisville Chapter.
Blessings Started Right Here in Louisville
Blessings in a Backpack is feeding more than
But did you know it began in Louisville?
87,000 kids across America every weekend.
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How does Blessings in a Backpack work?
Funds from Viral NFL Donation Campaign Helps Feed Kids in Baltimore
On Tuesday, June 1, the incoming freshman class of Mount Saint Joseph packed 400 bags of food that Blessings in a Backpack will distribute to Beechfield Elementary School in Baltimore to help ensure those students have food for the remainder of the school year.