Charity Spotlight
Huskies Helping Huskies


To ensure academic success for all Crabapple Middle School students by supplementing nutrition, providing school supplies, and enriching lives during the middle school years while preparing them for future challenges.

Fast Facts:

• Founded in 2016

• Huskies Helping Huskies provides daily snacks and weekend meals to 30-40 Crabapple Middle School students.

• Huskies Helping Huskies partners with the national organization Blessings in a Backpack that ensures that each student has sustainable food each and every weekend of the school year.

• 100% of money raised to fund a school goes directly to feeding the children.

• Blessings in a Backpack has partnered to develop a multi-year national evaluation project that measures program impact. In the first year, the program reported the following impacts:

    o 59% find it is easier to learn at school.

    o 60% do not get in trouble as much.

    o 78% feel cared for by their community.

    o 71% feel they are helping their family.

    o 60% report that their school attendance is better

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Posted by Tina Houck
January 5, 2021