Food For Kids Backpack Program





History Logs

Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Morris Illinois

Total Budget: $8,500

Area of Focus: Maternal and child health

Activity Type: Health: General

Summary: Provide nutritional meals & snacks to 100 Elementary school age children in Morris Illinois.

Our Members pack bags with a nutritional food items to help sustain the children over the weekend. They receive the food on Fridays. Our list has been vetted and approved by the FDA. When they return to school on Monday morning for a school-provided meal, their nutritional, mental, and over all well-being needs have all been met.

The identities of the students who participate in the Food for Kids Program are kept confidential; adhering to this policy ensures that no student can be identified for any reason.

Project Contact Person

District: 6450

Rotary Club of: Morris

Primary Contact: John Carr

Email: jrc67@sbcglobal.net

Project Status

This project is "Signed". This means that the signatures from the club leadership have been collected. This project is now being reviewed by the district leadership for approval. Once a decision is made, the status of the project will be changed to "Approved".

Project listed for the 2023-24 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





Morris (6450)









DDF contributions in grey are pending approval of the corresponding district committee.

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History Log Entries


by John Carr

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Karen Swinger

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by John Carr.

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