Backpack Blessings Ministry provides food for low-income students to take home each weekend.  We partner with University Meadows Elementary School and Parkside Elementary School to provide these food packets to their students on the free lunch program.

 We welcome donations of:

Grits  -  Applesauce cups  -  Oatmeal  -  Canned vegetables
Peanut Butter   -  Canned beans  -  Crackers  -  Cans of Tuna or Chicken
Soups  -  Cans of chili and Meats  -  Chef Boyardee  -  Rice
Spaghettios  -  Pudding Cups  -  Beanie Weenie  -  Macaroni & Cheese
Fruit Snacks & Fruit Rollups  -  Granola Bars  -  Small Individual Boxes of Cereal  -  Individual fruit cups & cans
Healthy Snacks  -  Packages of Peanut Butter & Cheese Crackers  -  Individually pack meals (Hormel etc. )  -  Pasta
Plastic containers of pasta sauce.   (NO GLASS PLEASE)

 Please leave donations in our church office.

We meet to fill the backpacks:

Every Thursday (when CMS schools are in session)
10 – 10:30am
1st Floor of Educational Building

 Please contact Maria Menconi at pmenconi@carolina.rr.com with any questions.