Do You Know a Warrior for Kids?
As we near the holiday season, we want to recognize the volunteers, teachers, parents, and anyone working to remove
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barriers, like childhood hunger, and making a difference in the lives of kids. And we need your help!
Start a Facebook Fundraiser this Giving Tuesday
Be a Warrior for Kids this Giving Tuesday by setting up a Facebook fundraiser to provide weekend food for kids who might
otherwise go hungry. Raise $200 or more and receive a free Alex and Ani 'Be a Warrior' bracelet.
Pledge Your Support
Who Will Feed Kids in Chicago
When Schools Are Closed?
At Blessings in a Backpack we often ask, "Who will feed the kids this weekend?" But the COVID-19 emergency has caused
us to expand our programs from feeding kids on the weekends, to now serving kids while schools are closed.
Our Response to COVID-19
Our Impact During 19/20 School Year
With the help of amazing partners, we were able to feed more children than ever before
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AND help kids while schools are closed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Local Give Back Opportunities
Consider the following ways to get involved with the Chicago Chapter of Blessings in a Backpack.
Who will feed the kids this weekend?
290,000 kids in Greater Chicago eat meals at school during the week but struggle
with access to food on the weekends. How can you help?