• Picking up the food from our grocery partner Walmart (Central
Park) on Tuesday mornings or,
• Stuffing bags with food (mid-week) or,
• Delivering bags of food to Harrison Road Elementary School on
If you would like to participate please contact Stan Buch.
What Do We Do?
Blessings in a Backpack provides elementary schoolchildren at Harrison Road, Wilderness, and Smith Station who are on the federal Free and Reduced Price Meal Program, with a backpack of food to take home for 38 weekends during the school year. Backpack food includes easy-to-prepare, ready-to-eat foods, like granola bars, juice boxes, tuna, canned chicken, ramen noodles, popcorn, mac and cheese, and oatmeal.