Watch: Maddi’s Fridge read by Blessings in a Backpack supporters

Maddi’s Fridge is a children’s picture book that raises awareness about poverty and hunger written by Lois Brandt. Some of our favorite Blessings supporters have volunteered their time and talent to read Maddi’s Fridge! Below, you can watch all the videos we’ve collected so far.

If you’d like to buy a copy of Maddi’s Fridge, here’s the link to buy it on Amazon. Don’t forget: if you shop via, your purchase supports Blessings in a Backpack! Click here to learn more.

Inspired to help Blessings in a Backpack put food in kids’ backpacks, much like Sofia helped Maddi? For a limited time, you can click here to request a refrigerator-shaped piggy bank and stickers so your family can collect money to donate to Blessings in a Backpack. Your act of kindness will help prevent weekend hunger!

Note: the link will take you to the Blessings in a Backpack national website to request a piggy bank. 

In Maddi’s Fridge, Cheesy Pizza Bombs are a frozen food that are more of a treat than a nutritious meal. Luis, Sofia’s little brother, reeeeally wants his mom to serve Cheesy Pizza Bombs for dinner. And we’ve got the recipe from the author Lois Brandt!

Maddi's Fridge book

Maddi’s Fridge read by Gorp, Blessings in a Backpack supporter and partner of the Louisville Free Public Library. Follow Gorp on IG: @hiyogorp

Maddi’s Fridge read by Monica Hardin, news anchor and Blessings in a Backpack supporter in Louisville, Kentucky.