Hunger doesn’t take the weekend off



We need your help

Sponsor a Child
There are number of ways you can support the BackPack Weekend Food Program (BWFP). The number of students fluctuate each school year. If you would like to direct your donation to help feed a child or children for an entire school year, you can for just $350. This will cover the cost of two and three-day weekend meals beginning in September through the end of the school year.

Online Giving
The BWFP provides an easy and secure online donation platform. All information provided with your donation will remain private.

Mail Your Donation
If you prefer to make donation by check, please send your donation to:
P.O. Box 551030, Gastonia, NC 28055

Honor Someone Special
Honor your family, friends and loved ones with a donation to BackPack Weekend Food Program. Your generous, tax-deductible gift will help support the program and students build strength and stability in their own lives through weekend nutrition. This kind of gift is priceless to a child in need and will continue to have a positive impact in his or her life for years to come. When you make a BWFP donation, your loved one will receive a card sent by mail letting them know about the gift in their name. Click here to make this special gift.