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WE ARE ALL CONNECTED

Our Mission

To address and reduce the impact of poverty on communities

by providing weekly backpacks of food to children in need and creating volunteer opportunities within the community.



We provide healthy meals and snacks to children over weekends, holidays and school breaks.

Outcome Measures & Outputs

  • Satisfaction Survey (Backpack Buddies Participants & Program Coordinators)

  • Volunteer Survey (Survey Monkey)

  • Provide nutritious, consistent weekly food backpacks to identified children

  • Create volunteer opportunities in the community

 

Title I Schools Served in

Anne Arundel County

  • Hilltop Elementary School (Glen Burnie)

  • Eastport Elementary School (Annapolis)

  • Belle Grove Elementary School (Brooklyn Park)

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Click on the image above to volunteer for the 2023-2024 SY
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Thank you for your supporting our Backpack Buddies Program for the 2023-2024 SY!
We are on break from June
11th through August 26th.  
We will see you in the fall!

 

                               Our Sponsors                              Our Partners

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recent Grants, Donations and Fundraisers

Fund for Anne Arundel - $25,000

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County

Friends & Family Holiday Giving Campaign 2023 - $10,586

Oak Hill Elementary School Candy Gram 2023 (Platinum) - $4,552

Maryann & Barry Gosnell Fund (Gold Sponsor) - $3,000

Benz Technology (Gold Sponsor) - $2,500

Clarity Business Solutions (Holiday Meal Bags) - $1042

Cafe Mezzanotte CPN 2023 - $1,000

Giant Foods (Severna Park) In-Kind Food Donation - $900

Benfield Elementary School (Spare Change Drive 2022) - $613.26

Kwon's Taekwondo Severna Park - $447

Goska's - $447

Severna Park High School Leadership 3 Project - $335

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  • Anne Arundel County Food Bank

  • Anne Arundel County Public Schools

  • Giant Foods Severna Park

  • Bello Machre Meaningfull Day Program

  • Clarity Business Solutions

  • Civic Groups - Girls Scouts/Boy Scouts

  • The Providence Center

  • The UPS Store

Photographs by Anna Delobe

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Maryann & Barry Gosnell Fund

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