Welcome to the Mountain Backpack Program. Serving Evergreen and our surrounding communities since 2013.

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11.8%

Percentage of Jefferson Country youth (under 18) that live below the Federal Poverty Level.

30%

Percentage of students enrolled in Jeffco Public Schools (grades Pre-K through 12th) eligible for free and reduced lunch.

14%

Percentage of Colorado high school students who reported they went hungry at least sometimes due to a lack of food at home.

1 in 7

Colorado kids of all ages lived in households that experienced food insecurity between 2014 & 2016.

MOUNTAIN BACKPACK PROGRAM EST. 2013

Special Thanks To Our Food Partners For Helping Us Keep Kids Full & Focused!