We're feeding the kids in Chicago this weekend!

Our Impact During the 2020/21 School Year

Hunger-free weekends

Why Get Involved?

How To Help?

For $130 you can help us feed a child every weekend of the school year.
Organize a Facebook fundraiser to feed the kids in your community.
Volunteer your time or talent to support a local Blessings program.
Follow us on social media and subscribe to our quarterly e-newsletter.

How does Blessings in a Backpack work?

Local Stories

2021 Blessings in a Backpack Classic

The Blessings in a Backpack Classic is August 23, 2021. Support raised during the 2021 Classic will be used to provide hunger-free weekends for kids in Chicagoland.

More than $7,900 Donated in Honor of World Hunger Day to Feed Kids This Summer

More than $7,900 was donated to provide hunger-free weekends for 500 kids in Chicago over the summer through Blessings community partners.

Spartan Kids Foundation Matching $3,000 in Blessings Chicago Donations on World Hunger Day

The Spartan Kids Foundation will support Blessings Chicago this World Hunger Day by matching all donations made May 24 through May 28, up to $3,000!


We would like to give many thanks to our Chicago Chapter Lead Partners listed below, without which this program would not be possible.

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