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

Donate Food - Shop Online - It's Easy!

Shop online at amazon.com using our wish list for food items.

Thanksgiving

Break Boxes

Please help our families over the long Thanksgiving and Winter breaks coming up soon.  Donations of food can be dropped off at Evergreen Lutheran Church, Tupper's Team Real Estate, and Hearthfire Books.  Or, shop online at amazon.com using our wish list for food items!

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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!