Quicklinks

Backpack Food Program 

In the fall of 2015 Pine Tree initiated our weekend Backpack Food Program for students. The program currently provides easy to prepare food items that help meet hunger needs.

Food for Kids
Backpack Food Kit
ETX Food Bank

Research shows that hungry children have:

Children holding hands
  • Poorer mental and overall health
  • Miss more days of school
  • Suffer greater rates of behavioral disorders
  • Are less prepared to learn when they are in school
  • Repeat a grade in elementary
  • Have more social problems
  • Experience developmental impairments in areas like language and motor skills 

For more information and facts about

child hunger

please visit www.feedingamerica.org 

Donations Appreciated by mail or in person!
Donna Pruitts contact info