December 8, 2015
B. Nektar is teaming up with Blessings In A Backpack!
B. Nektar is teaming up with Blessings In A Backpack! Visit the Taproom with items listed below or you can give to the cause by leaving a monetary donation in our tips jars on the bars!
Each end of the week volunteers – working with local schools -provide backpacks to at students “at risk” which are filled with food for the weekend (six meals). These students are those who receive subsidized free or reduced fee hot lunch program.
Research shows that healthy, well-nourished children learn better, are more likely to attend school and are able to take advantage of educational opportunities. The results of the program in Michigan exceeded everyone’s expectations.
The items selected are:
Instant Rice – 15 ounce
Canned Fruit – In 100% Juice/ 14-15 ounce
Mini Frosted Wheat 17-18 ounce
Honey Nut Cheerios 17-18 ounce
Canned Vegetables –
Corn or Green Beans /14—15 ounce