The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

October 14, 2013

Fundraiser helps children


HOOPESTON — The Hoopeston chapter of Blessings in a Backpack is hosting a fundraiser from now until Oct. 30. Blessings in a Backpack is a weekend food program for students who have qualified for the federal free lunch program, making sure these students have a backpack full of food every weekend during the school year.

Supporters may purchase flower bulbs through Flower Power Fundraising by visiting; select “Place Order” on top right of screen. Search terms are: “Blessings, Hoopeston, IL.” To order in person, call Connie Huffman at 748-6567. Orders will be shipped directly to customers.