Backpack Attack Program
In the 2017-2018 school year, almost 625 children are receiving assistance through this program, representing over 100,000 meals and snacks!!! There are no geographic boundries for the Backpack Attack Program. We serve children in every school in the system.
You can help the Backpack Attack Program in three ways.
1. Make a cash or food donation.
- Cash donations can be mailed to the TNKids office at 319 N Main Street, Springfield, TN
- Food Donations can be brought to the TNKids office or you can call us at 615-973-4323 to arrange a more convenient drop off location. We will also pick up your items if that would be helpful. Click here to see the list of food items that are needed.
2. Sponsor A Child.
For $100, you can sponsor a child.
The following individuals, companies, and organizations have sponsored children. Several of them have sponsored more than one child.
Adams Church of Christ
Matt and Rhonda Allen
Terry And Susan Atchley
Jerry and Barbara Baggett
Battle Creek Baptist Church
Richard and Carol Benton
Mike and Rhonda Beshear
Bethlehem Baptist Church
Bethlehem Baptist Church Terry Boney Sunday School Class
Michael and Beth Bohler
Martie McPherson Burnett
Michael and Javena Carroll
Cedar Hill FCE
City of Adams
City Of Coopertown
Bill And Betty Cohea
Community Bank and Trust Advisory Board
Crossroads Baptist Church
W. D. Edwards Jr.
Lynn And Cathy Empson
Alan And Susan Fowler
EG and Bonnie Gay
Greenbrier United Methodist Church
The Grove 24 Church
Hail and Cotton
Hollingsworth Oil Ladies in the Office
Hutch Pool and Spa
Jeffery and Rebecca Hutcheson
Mary and Wayne Hutcheson
Bill And Sheila Locke
Main Street Church of Christ
Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church Women
North Springfield Baptist Church
Northcrest Medical Center
Oak Grove Baptist Church
Owens Chapel United Methodist Church
Palestine United Methodist Church
Mr. and Mrs. David Palmer
Carol C. Ramsey
Red River Baptist Church
Robertson County Association of Realtors
Robertson County Career Women's Club
Robertson County Council FCE
Springfield Baptist Church
Springfield First United Methodist Church
Springfield First United Methodist Church Believers Sunday School Class
Springfield First United Methodist Church Nancy Coleman Sunday School Class
Springfield First United Methodist Church The Unity Sunday School Class
Springfield First United Methodist Church Women
Springfield Kiwanis Club
Janet Tabor and Associates
United Testing and Balancing
George and Janice Wallace
Womens Enrichment Club
3. Link your Kroger Plus Card to TNKids
Kroger is giving money to non-profits and schools. The amount an agency receives is based on how much is spent by those who have designated that agency to receive benefits on their Plus Card. This benefit does not cost the customer anything. To have your Plus Card linked to TNKids, send an email to TNKids@TNKids.org or a text to 615-973-4323. Include your name and address and the number on the back of the Plus Card.