Upcoming Events and Other News:

July 11, 2020 - Move into our new home at the Gleamns McCormick Head Start Center

We will update with information regarding the new procedures, times, and places for the program.  Due to the new procedures for Covid-19 we will be sure and update as we get the information. 

We thank everyone for their continued support.

Saturday, February 29 2020  at the Hardy Foundation's 4th Annual Gala the McCormick Backpack Ministry was awarded a plaque for their work on the "feed school children on the weekend ministry". 

A great time was had by all!  Members of the board got a chance to meet and socialize with the community.  Thank you to the Hardy Foundation for recognizing the work that the Backpack Ministry does so that "NO CHILD GOES HUNGRY".

Thank you for your donations!

We received a check for $1, 767 from the Savannah Lakes Women Golf Association. The program was Birdies for Backpack (B4B) women who made birdies donated their winning $ to the Ministry.

Thank you for your donations!


At Gold Rush Day, President Rob Clancy presented a $1,000 check to Roseanne Selby, Chair, McCormick Backpack Ministry. Lion Dave Merrills is with volunteers Peter and Christine Benedetto at the Backpack Booth. These funds will help meet the nutritional needs of up to 133 school children over the weekend in McCormick County. Donations can be sent to P.O. Box 1145, McCormick, SC 29835 

In Memory Of:

If you would like to donate in memory of or to honor someone, please let us know 

and we will honor your donation here with a note or picture‚Äč

The peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, 

will guard your heart and mind

Philippians 4:7 

A memory of you is ours to share:

In Memory

Henry Burt Smiley

Jan 1, 1947 - Oct 13, 2020

Barbara Owen Smiley Sept 30, 1957 - June 1, 2020

Henry was a new volunteer to the Backpack Ministry in 2020.  he joined the Ministry to give back after the loss of his wife Barbara on June 1, 2020.  He and Barbara are now together but will be missed.

They were dear neighbors and friends,

Becky and Burt Sappenfield donated in their memory

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