2009

Snack Pack Born

 

JANUARY 2010

First Snack Pack Delivery


OCTOBER 2012

501(C)3 established

 

May 2013

Moved to new location at Dakota Wesleyan University


OUR HISTORY

Who we are

 

Our Mission: To put into the hands of children easy to prepare snacks for the weekend when parents are working or there is not food in their homes.

 

  • Feeds more than 375 Mitchell elementary students every weekend

  • Run completely by donations and volunteers

  • Gives more than $50,000 in food every year


Mitchell's Weekend Snack Pack Program is a group of local volunteers led by Cindy Novachich (program director) that provides nutritious weekend snacks to elementary students who are eligible for the free and reduced school lunch program.  The program has been running since 2009 with its first delivery made January 8, 2010.  


BOARD OF DIRECTORS


DIRECTOR: Kimberly Powell

PrESIDENT: Fredel Thomas

vICE-PRESIDENT: Kim Zimmerman
sECRETARY: Cindy Bierman
tREASURER: Peg Hauge 

MEMBERS: Jean Koehler, Christine Mauszycki, Russanne Ellerton, Laura Miller, Frank Skufca, Jim Hauge, Cindy Novachich, Jamie Eldeen


members at large: Sean Moen, Mary Lou Voight, Jason Wear, Lisa Beck, Joan Dolejsi

WeekendSnackPack@gmail.com | 605-995-2838| 1200 W University Ave, Mitchell, SD