We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. -Winston Churchill

Backpack Brigade

Every school-aged child in America has the nourishment needed to learn and grow. As a leader in the movement to end childhood hunger, Blessings strives to ensure children don't go hungry on the weekends by empowering individuals and communities to take action.
Backpack Brigade


12:30-2:30 @ Cage Brewing
2001 1st Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33712

We will be collecting NEW Backpacks and CA$H Donations for Blessings in a Backpack Pinellas County to help fund and grow their program for the upcoming school year.

  • Kids fitness demonstration presented by Crossfit 9 from 12:45 – 1pm
  • Face Painting for the kids
  • Appearance by the Rowdies’ Street Team
  • Raffle Items
  • Live Music – And More!

Spark 5 Inc Backpack Brigade

No child should go hungry, ever.

During this charity event, Spark 5 Inc. supports Blessings in a Backpack, Pinellas County. Our goal is to collect as many new backpacks and cash donations as possible in support of their mission to keep kids from going hungry.

The Backpack Brigade event is typically held in August before the school year begins. More information for this event can be found on our Spark 5, Inc. facebook page as we near the event date.