Changing the World One Backpack at a Time: The Story of by Jennie Hodge,Nancy Franz

By Jennie Hodge,Nancy Franz

It began with one backpack, or quite, one backpack application. Micah’s Backpack used to be an initiative introduced in Blacksburg, Virginia. the crowd, prepared by means of participants of St. Michael Lutheran Church, at first all started via dispensing backpacks jam-packed with meals to 5 teenagers from low-resource households. Now, the outreach has grown to feed approximately 300 young ones. as well as Micah’s Backpack, new courses have flourished less than the Micah’s worrying Initiative: Micah’s cellular Backpack, Micah’s backyard, Micah’s Soup for Seniors, and Micah’s Closet. All supply very important companies to the community.

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