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

Polaris Fashion Place, 1500 Polaris Parkway
outside of the Grand Entrance in the valet parking lot. 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, 4:00-4:30 pm

Unloading, 4:30-5:00 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.

Backpack Sponsors, $1000 +


Breakfast Pack Sponsor, $500 +


Snack Pack Sponsor, $250 +