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Kids In Need Foundation hosts Backpack Blitz with Team Tackle initiative

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Backpack build to feature local sports champions and students as they build 4,000 backpacks filled with supplies to support kids in under-resourced schools   Kansas City, Missouri. (Dec. 4, 2023) – Kids In Need Foundation’s Team Tackle initiative will host its second Backpack Blitz on Monday, Dec. 4 in Kansas City. For the Backpack Blitz…

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Atlanta Falcons Six-time Pro Bowl DE Calais Campbell commemorates 100th-career sack by honoring teachers in four cities

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The 2019 Walter Payton Man of the Year’s 100 Sack Give Back provides $100,000 in supplies and funding to under-resourced teachers through Kids In Need Foundation  The CRC Foundation will donate an additional $20,000 to Denver and Miami teachers Atlanta, Ga. (October 16, 2023) – In celebration of recording his 100th career sack, Atlanta Falcons six-time Pro…

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Kids In Need Foundation launches Team Tackle initiative with Backpack Blitz

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Backpack build to feature local sports heroes, students as they build 5,000 backpacks filled with supplies to support kids in under-resourced schools Philadelphia, Penn. (Sept. 18, 2023) – Kids In Need Foundation will launch a new initiative, Team Tackle, on Tuesday, Sept. 19 in Philadelphia. At Backpack Blitz 2023, Kids In Need Foundation will team…

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CHIPOTLE SERVES UP REAL SUPPORT FOR TEACHERS WITH $100,000 IN SCHOOL SUPPLIES

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In the U.S., nearly 94% of teachers pay for school supplies out of their own pocket, spending an average of $820. Chipotle is giving teachers across the country the ingredients for a successful school year by way of a chance to win a share of $100,000 in school supplies. To nominate a teacher for a…

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Toyota Tundra with Kids In Need Foundation supply box resting in the truck bed

Kids In Need Foundation and Toyota kick off second-annual Big Summer Giveback in Chandler, Ariz., providing under-resourced students with school supplies

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Toyota, including 429 dealerships, commits to creating equitable learning environments in underserved schools through Kids In Need Foundation’s Supply A Student program   Roseville, Minn. (July 19, 2023) – Kids In Need Foundation and Toyota kicked off the second-annual Big Summer Giveback program on Monday in Chandler, Ariz., as 400 students received new backpacks filled…

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