Start a Program

Start a Program

Video: Volunteer program coordinators share why they started a Blessings in a Backpack program in their community.

Video: Regina and Jody started a Blessings in a Backpack program with 25 kids. Now, they’re feeding 1,600 kids every Friday of the school year! Be inspired by their story.

Want to Feed hungry Kids in Your Community?

Be part of the team to end childhood hunger on the weekends. Join us today to become a volunteer program coordinator in Chicago!

What does a volunteer program coordinator do?

  • Recruit a volunteer team
  • Raise funds
  • Work with a school to support your program

We can help you get started! Fill out the form below for more information.

I want to start a program to feed kids in Chicago!



Questions? Check out our ‘Quick Start Guide for New Backpack Programs.’