It is estimated that there are now 15,000 kids 17 and under in our community who started school this year not knowing where
Be a Classroom Champion!
their next meal is coming from. Become a Classroom Champion and to help these children have food to eat on the weekends!
As we near the holiday season, we want to recognize the volunteers, teachers, parents, and anyone working to remove
Do You Know a Warrior for Kids?
barriers, like childhood hunger, and making a difference in the lives of kids. And we need your help!
Nominate a Warrior Today!
Be a Warrior for Kids this Giving Tuesday by setting up a Facebook fundraiser to provide weekend food for kids who might
Start a Facebook Fundraiser this Giving Tuesday
otherwise go hungry. Raise $200 or more and receive a free Alex and Ani 'Be a Warrior' bracelet.
Pledge Your Support
At Blessings in a Backpack, we often ask, "Who will feed the kids this weekend?" But the COVID-19 emergency has caused us
Who will feed the kids when schools are closed?
to expand our programs from feeding kids on only the weekends, to now serving kids while schools are closed.
Blessings' Response to COVID-19
Founded in 2012 with one school and 25 students, the Waukesha County Chapter is now
Who Will Feed the Kids This Weekend?
feeding 1,700 kids every weekend of the school year.
Learn About Our Chapter
Consider the following ways to get involved with Blessings in a Backpack and
Local Give Back Opportunities
support the Waukesha County Chapter.
With the help of amazing partners, we were able to feed more children than ever before
Our Impact During the 19/20 School Year
AND help kids while schools were closed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Read Our Impact Report