Weekender Backpack Ministry Year End

Year End Update on Resurrection Lutheran Church Weekender Backpack Ministry

Another successful school year comes to an end for Resurrection’s Weekender Backpack Ministry. Some of Resurrection’s young people gathered during Learning Hour on Sunday, May 8 to pack the last week of sacks. Over 11,000 sacks of food and 960 jars of peanut butter have been distributed this school year—a record for this ministry!




Photos from Pack Away Hunger January Packing

Sign-up for Resurrection's next Pack Away Hunger event on Saturday, Jan. 29 from 9-11 a.m. in Resurrection Hall

Thank you to a great group of volunteers for packing 7,044 Nutri-Plenty® meals during the Pack Away Hunger event at Resurrection on Saturday, Jan. 29. These meals will be included in the sacks of food shared weekly with 322 local elementary students through the Resurrection Weekender Backpack Ministry. Check out photos from the packing event.



Shred & Spread: Shredding Event Hosted by Thrivent

Save the Date for RLC's Shred & Spread Thrivent Shredding Event on Saturday, Dec. 11 from 10 a.m. - noon

RLC member, Scott Poore, and his Thrivent team are hosting an outdoor paper shredding event at RLC Saturday, Dec. 11 from 10 a.m – noon to benefit RLC’s Weekender Backpack Ministry. Includes free onsite shredding, refreshments, and a chance to win a Thrivent Action Team gift card. Please bring a donation of 16 oz. jars of peanut butter.





Weekender Backpack Ministry Spring Update

RLC’s Weekender Backpack Ministry continues packing food – and hope – this spring! Along with the usual spring break food bags containing extra food, the Weekender team was also able to prepare and send special Easter bags home with students prior to the beginning of spring break.