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We Stop

Weekend

Hunger

 

We deliver over

700,000 meals

every school year

 

We serve over

3,000 kids

in over 78 schools

 

In Washington state

1 in 5 kids are food insecure

and you can help

 
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UW Finds Food Insecurity Doubled During Pandemic

University of Washington researchers have found that 30% of state residents are at risk of going hungry compared to 14% before Covid-19.  Read more

Childhood Poverty Costs the U.S. $1T

A study has shown that the economic impact of childhood poverty is over one trillion dollars, about 5.4% of the U.S. G.D.PRead more

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Volunteer of the Month

Frank Cech keeps our operation running, full stop. From masterminding a crucially needed ramp out back, to installing bathroom fixtures, to laying out our warehouse, Frank has donated his time so generously to our organization and we can't thank him enough!


Frank spends his time working on his sailboat and sailing the sound with his wife and two sons. A former Boeing engineer, his expertise brings great idea after great idea to our humble operation and that's why he's out Volunteer of the Month (or year for that matter)!

Frank Cech

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Thank you Backpack Brigade Brigadiers!

Your on-going support has a huge impact on weekend hunger for Seattle's kids!

Jonathan Sprenke  -  Dave Brewer  -  Matthew Brewer  -  Katy Lowry  -  Rachel Emery

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Board Members Needed!

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