Sunday, October 8 from 12:00 - 4:00 pm

Polaris Fashion Place, 1500 Polaris Pkwy
outside of the Grand Entrance by valet parking.
View mall map.

Bringing together volunteers for a fun afternoon of Buddy Bag packing, food trucks, music and spreading the word about Family Mentor Foundation’s mission. #BUDDYBAG4000

More importantly, these bags will be used the first half of the school year to feed hungry kids over the weekend.

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Follow the links to sign up and join the fun!

Setup, 12:00-1:00 pm

Buddy Bag Packing, 1:00-4:00 pm. Please attend for the amount of time that your schedule permits.

Tear Down, 4:00-5:00 pm

Unloading, 5:30-6:00 pM

Please contact Katie at destmom4@hotmail.com with volunteer questions.



If you are unable to attend Buddy 4000, or would like to help us get food into the hands of children we serve please consider making an individual donation. All donations will help directly offset the cost of the food items that go inside each Buddy Bag packed during this event.


By giving to this annual event, you'll be supporting Family Mentor Foundation in helping us provide assistance to those in our community who need it most.  Your donation will be recognized at our event in several ways: as a sponsor, your name will be placed on materials that publicize the event, including our website and social media, as well as announced on banners the day of the event, where it’ll be seen and heard by fellow sponsors, volunteers and members of the community.