Blessings in a Backpack of Frederick, MD

Feeding the Children

Blessings in a Backpack, Frederick provides backpacks of non-perishable, kid-friendly food to approximately 3,250 low-income children in 22 local schools each weekend, over school breaks, and during weather emergency closings throughout the school year. It costs only $110 to feed a single child each weekend for an entire school year of 38 weeks. The Rotary Club of Frederick’s Service Partnership Grant will assist Blessings in a Backpack, Frederick in continuing to meet the food insecurity needs of low-income children across Frederick County.