Backpack Buddies program seeks support in Defiance County, Ohio

Support sought for Backpack Buddy program in county

By LISA NICELYnicely@crescent-news.com Published:

The Backpack Buddies program sends a backpack full of nutritious food items home with children in the free and reduced lunch program on Fridays. The food is to last through the weekend for themselves and younger siblings in the household. Backpacks are given to students on Friday before school lets out and are returned on Monday.