PARTICIPATING COMMUNITES

School Districts

Can Your School District Benefit From This Program?
Blessings in a Backpack – Michigan is willing to assist any individual, company or organization implement a Blessings in a Backpack program for their community.  We have overseen a successful pilot program, phased in schools, partnered with an entire school district and worked with companies that adopted a school.  We can work with your community and school district personnel to provide a future for your “at risk” school-age children.  Please Contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Where it currently Operates in Michigan

Michigan Program: Packing

  • Auburn Hills, Troy, Rochester Hills and Bloomfield in cooperation with the Avondale School District – 7 Schools
  • Brighton – 4 Schools
  • Clarkston – 12 Schools
  • Ferndale – 4 Schools
  • Holly – 5 Schools
  • Mount Clemens – 3 Schools
  • Oxford – 7 Schools
  • Rochester and Rochester Hills in cooperation with the Rochester Community Schools – 6 Schools
  • Royal Oak – 9 Schools
  • Utica – 3 Schools
  • Troy – 1 School
  • Warren in cooperation with the Warren Consolidated Schools – 7 Schools
  • Waterford – 1 School
  • West Bloomfield / Keego Harbor in cooperation with the West Bloomfield School District- 8 Schools
  • Wyandotte – 5 Schools

Raising Funds

  • Carmen-Ainsworth
  • Northville

Programs under National Direction within the State of Michigan

  • Cadillac
  • Center Line
  • Dearborn
  • Grand Ledge
  • Lake Orion
  • Leelanau
  • Livonia
  • South Haven
  • South Lyon
  • Taylor
  • Traverse City

Currently, (September 2013) the Blessings in a Backpack program is operating in forty-six states.

If you are interested in starting a program in another state please follow this link to the National Blessings in a Backpack website