Month: April 2019

Blessings in a Backpack to host Breakfast of Champions

Blessings in a Backpack and Champions 4 Children are partnering to feed underprivileged children in Southwest Florida and show them they can overcome difficulty to become champions in life. Nearly two dozen sports champions will deliver messages of hope, determination and inspiration to the children, who’ll receive a free breakfast and also get to meet Tony the Tiger of Frosted Flakes fame. Cheerleaders from Cypress Lake High School will be on hand to help introduce

Blessings in a Backpack receives donations worth more than $150K

Blessings in a Backpack SWFL recently received three generous donations from area organizations that will go toward feeding Lee County children next school year. The Bobby Nichols Charity Foundation at Fiddlesticks presented Blessings Executive Director Cecilia St. Arnold with a check for $127,000. The money will help feed over 1,200 students at Colonial Elementary School and James Stephens Academy. The League Club Inc. presented St. Arnold with a check for $15,000 that will be used