Fighting Hunger:The numbers are staggering. Of the 1,098 students enrolled at Easton Elementary in the 2011-12 school year, over half - 564 students - live in households where providing basic needs is a daily challenge. Read More
What it takes:In order to make this vision a reality, we will need support in many ways. Committed volunteers, financial donations, Community member leadership. Read More
KnowledgeHelping the community understand the need at Easton Elementary will help. EES by the numbers.... Read More
The carepacks mission is to prevent weekend hunger among Easton Elementary's most economically vulnerable students.
Our immediate goal is to provide a backpack filled with nutritious foods for our most vulnerable students, including our homeless students and other families in crisis, to take home on weekends. By Fall 2012, our goal is to expand the program to include approximately 50 - 120 of our neediest students and families in crisis.