SAVOY -- An area non-profit got a sweet boost after the holiday. Feeding Our Kids had a fundraiser at Marble Slab Creamery Monday. The charity raised about $600 for its cause. The group helps feed students-in-need in Champaign schools during weekends and holidays. The Backpack Program is wrapping up its first year.
SAVOY -- Some low-income students will go hungry over the weekend. That's why Feeding Our Kids needs all the funding it can get. At an area ice cream shop Monday, feeding your sweet tooth, meant feeding kids who need it most.
The Backpack Program is wrapping up its first year. The organization welcomes fundraisers of all kinds. They also frequently hold drivers for kid-friendly foods to send them home with.
Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.