The Backpack Program is a free program that provides kid-friendly, non-perishable food for students most in need to eat over the weekends and during breaks when school meals are not available.

Northeast Iowa Food Bank Partnership

The Backpack Program is a partnership between schools and the Northeast Iowa Food Bank. Learn more about this important partnership here.

Please carefully consider your family’s economic status and determine if this program is something needed by your children. If the Backpack Program is something your family depends upon, please complete the registration form below.

If you are able to make do without this assistance, please allow this program to be used by others.

BackPacks 23 24 Letter and Registration.pdf