Retirees Association

Backpack Feeding Program – Every Third Wednesday of the School Year

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Scott’s Run Settlement House 
Backpack Feeding Program
Every Third Wednesday of the Month
From September through May

The WVURA members have decided to work as a group with the Backpack Feeding Program at Scott's Run Settlement House.  During the school year, our role will be to pack bags with food that is sent home with school children so they have food over the weekend. The food is purchased by Scott’s Run Settlement House with grant funding. There are over 800 children enrolled in this program in Monongalia County. 

We are scheduled the third Wednesday of each month at Scott’s Run. We will begin at 1:00 PM.  It should take between 1 to 1 1/2 hours to fill 54 plastic totes with food bags.

We understand that not everyone will be able to be there every time, but the more helpers we have the faster it will go!  We will provide WVURA T-shirts for the volunteers.