About Us

The Weakley County Backpack Program is a nonprofit organization that uses 100% of its donations to purchase food for school age students.

Our Mission Statement is: To help alleviate child hunger in Weakley County, Tennessee by providing hungry children with nutritious and easy to prepare food at times when other resources are not available such as on the weekend and school vacations.


Board of Directors:
Colin Johnson
LeAnne Johnson
Lori Mathis
Mary Margaret Chester
Melanie Johnson
Martha Killebrew
Bethany Allen

How we got started