Lambert High’s Blessings in Backpack receives $2K grant

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FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — On Oct. 18, before the Lambert High School Pink Out football game, Lambert High’s Blessings in a Backpack was presented with a grant of $2,000 from Alpharetta Children’s Dentistry. Alpharetta Children’s Dentistry has donated more than $500,000 to nonprofit organizations around the U.S. and the world, and this year chose three local nonprofits, including Lambert’s Blessings in a Backpack.

Blessings in a Backpack is a student-run organization that provides backpacks of food each week to 100 students who would otherwise have little or no food over the weekend. Blessings in a Backpack serves 11 elementary and middle schools in Forsyth County.

For more information, contact Nick Futrell at npfutrell@yahoo.com.