Back Pack Buddies

2018 – 2019 school year – Back Pack Buddies at Wesley UMC Nederland.

Delivering to two local schools food for the weekend for those families in need.  We work with the school’s counselors to help those identified being in need.

The team for filling the Back Packs, meets during the school year on Wednesdays at 5:30 PM in Bible 101, every two weeks.  If you’d like to join the “Remind” service, to remind you of the meeting, or to know what foods are needing for our pantry,  please subscribe to this text message service by doing the following:

Tell people to text @backpckbud to the number 81010

They’ll receive a welcome text from Remind.
If anyone has trouble with 81010, they can try texting @backpckbud to (832) 850-2483.

Or go to website:

Donate food items or monetary donation to assist in purchasing food items, and specialty food items during the holiday season. (Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter.)  Put Back Pack Food Ministry on the “Memo” of a written check.

Guideline of what types of food we include in the backpack are:

Back Pack Food Ministry for Helena Elementary and CO Wilson Middle School – 2018-2019