Southeast Missouri backpack program needs volunteers Friday

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

The Southeast Missouri Food Bank will pack food for its BackPacks for Friday program this Friday at the Osage Centre.

BackPacks for Fridays provides 450 at-risk students in 20 Southeast Missouri schools with a backpack to take home every week filled with about 10 pounds of nonperishable food items.

Volunteers are needed and can work in one of three shifts between 4 and 8 p.m. Preregistration is available online at

Pertinent address:

3920 Nash Road, Cape Girardeau, MO

1625 N. Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau, MO

Map of pertinent addresses

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