This school year, let's come together
Despite all the uncertainties in our world, Blessings in a Backpack is one thing kids can count on!
How can you help?
to feed kids!
For a lot of kids, food is their most
Because when kids have enough food, they do better in school. This back-to-school season, donate
to help us feed the kids on the weekends. $130 will feed a child for one school year.
important school supply
Our impact during the 2020/21 school year
Whether kids were in the physical or virtual classroom, we continued to feed children on the weekends thanks
to supporters like you!
Read our Impact Report
$1 Million to Orlando Chapter
Kate & Justin Rose Foundation donates
We have One Million reasons to say 'thank you' to our incredible partners the Kate & Justin Rose Foundation.
among many other things.
Read more about this generous gift!
They recently gifted our chapter $1 million to immediately feed more kids in the Orlando area,
Help Us Feed Kids in Seminole County
More than 7,300 students in Seminole County Elementary schools are at risk of going hungry
on the weekends without our program.
Local Give Back Opportunities
Consider the following ways to get involved with Blessings in a Backpack
and support local businesses that benefit the Orlando 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.
Sysco’s Volunteer Challenge Feeds Kids Across North Florida
The North Florida Region has taken Sysco’s Volunteer Challenge to heart and made a lasting impact to ensure school-aged children in their communities don’t go hungry over the summer. Sales associates and support teams packed over 7,000 bags of food for kids in Jacksonville, Central Florida, and West Coast Florida.