Backpack Feeding Program

Providing Food to Children in Our Schools That Would Otherwise Go Without

Did you know that every day hundreds of kids come to school hungry right here in Wilson County? This program provides food to children of families affected by financial difficulties every week of the school year. We serve Rutland Elementary, Mt. Juliet Middle School, and West Wilson Middle School.

How You Can Serve

  • Monthly food pickup
  • Monthly food prep
  • Weekly food delivery

Time Commitment

2–3 hours per month during the school year.

Specific Requirements

  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.
  • Drivers require valid driver’s license

Join the Backpack Feeding Program Team!

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