School Closure Boxes 

Quantities needed for 175 boxes per week. Individual wrapped snacks and high protein items are best!

Order online & ship it directly to us at Mountain Backpacks 32531 Lodgepole Drive. Evergreen, CO 80439

SANDWHICH CRACKERS

GRANOLA BARS 

SLIM JIMS

APPLESAUCE CUPS

RAMEN NOODLES

BREAKFAST BARS

CHEEZE ITS / GOLDFISH 

HEARTY SOUP

CHILI

MIXED VEGETABLES

HEALTHY CEREAL

MAC N CHEESE

CANNED TUNA/CHK

Drop Off Locations

Evergreen Lutheran Church

Located off of Highway 73. Office hours:  Monday thru Thursday 9am - 3pm and Friday 9am - 1pm. 

* Closed. Call Shelley Harmon at 303-653-2732 to schedule large donations. 

Kittredge General Store 

Located off of Highway 74. 26300 Hill Top Dr. 

Call for business hours. 

 

2019-2020 Back to School Needs - Gilpin County

Food

  • Canned Soups and Chili

  • Instant Oatmeal Packets

  • Instant Mashed Potatoes

  • Beans of all kinds

  • Pancake mix & syrup

  • Applesauce & Fruit cups

  • pudding

  • protein shakes

  • Beef Sticks & Beef Jerky

  • Crackers

  • Granola Bars

  • Ramen Noodles

  • Snack sized bags of : popcorn, crackers, dried fruit, mixed nuts, etc.

  • Toiletries (Shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrushes, body soap)

Drop Off Locations

Main drop off - Gilpin County Recreation Center

250 Norton Dr, Black Hawk, CO 80422 

Office Hours: Monday thru Thursday 8am-8pm. Friday thru Saturday 8am-6pm. Sunday 12pm-6pm


Eagles' Nest Early Learning Center

10597 CO-119, Black Hawk, CO 80422

Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 7am-6pm


Gilpin County School K-12

10595 Highway 119, Black Hawk, CO 80422

Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 8am-5pm


Gilpin County Library

15131 CO-119, Black Hawk, CO 80422

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9am-6pm. Tuesday and Thursday 9am-8pm. Saturday 9am-4pm

MOUNTAIN BACKPACK PROGRAM EST. 2013

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