Let’s Feed Dreams Together

As a Blessings in a Backpack donor, you help us provide hunger-free weekends for children facing food insecurity. Join us today in feeding children this weekend.




Specific Program Site Support

If you’d like to designate your support to help feed children at a current program site, in the online donation page, please select “Specific Area” or “Specific School”, and enter the area’s or school’s name in the following comment box. If you are mailing you support, please include the school’s name and city on the memo line.

 Donating By Mail

If you prefer to mail your support, please make checks or money orders payable to Blessings in a Backpack and mail it to:

Blessings in a Backpack Lockbox
P.O. BOX 950291
Louisville, KY 40295

Tribute Gift

If you would like to make a gift in honor, memory or support of someone, please enter the requested information in the “Tribute Information” section on the online donation form.


A gift of securities can be made by having your broker transfer securities directly to Blessings in a Backpack’s account. Please contact our Shannon Fitzgerald, Associate Director of Development, at (312)893-5508 or at Shannon@BlessingsinaBackpack.org to obtain brokerage information in order to transfer the stock.

Donate Backpacks

Blessings in a Backpack does accept donations of new backpacks or drawstring bags. Unfortunately, we cannot accept satchels, roller bags, messenger bags or clear or mesh backpacks.

If you would like to donate new backpacks to Blessings in a Backpack, please contact Lisa Christman, TITLE HERE, at LisaChristman@BlessingsinaBackpack.org or (800) 872-4366, ext. 101.

Give In-Kind

If you are interested in donating other items that you think might be of use to Blessings as we work to feed hungry children throughout the country, please contact Aneta Pietraszek, Development Associate, at Aneta@BlessingsinaBackpack or (312) 893-5507.