WEEKENDER BACKPACK PROGRAM

Provides a bag of food for kids to take home on Fridays after school for the weekend. Currently, the GBFB supports sixteen program sites throughout Berks and Schuylkill Counties providing a total of 1,300 backpacks weekly. The GBFB is actively working to expand this program to serve more children.

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Weekender Backpack Program Sites

PROGRAM SITES

Bernville Elementary School
Bethel Elementary School
Birdsboro Elementary Center
Blue Mountain School District – 3 Schools
Conrad Weiser West Elementary
Holy Spirit Lutheran Church
Lorane Elementary School
Monocacy Elementary Center
Mt. Penn Elementary School
North Schuylkill Elementary School
St. Clair Area Elementary School
Schuylkill Valley Elementary School
Shenandoah Valley Elementary School
Spring Ridge Elementary School

LOCATION

Bernville
Bethel
Birdsboro
Schuylkill Haven
Womelsdorf
Reading
Reading (Exeter Twp.)
Birdsboro
Mt. Penn
Ashland
St. Clair
Leesport
Shenandoah
Wyomissing

SCHOOL DISTRICT

Tulpehocken
Tulpehocken
Daniel Boone
Blue Mountain
Conrad Weiser
Reading
Exeter Twp
Daniel Boone
Antietam
North Schuylkill
St. Clair Area
Schuylkill Valley
Shenandoah Valley
Wilson