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Thanks so much for the support we're receiving from Women in Leadership for our Weekend Backpack Program!The Salvation Army of Michigan City has provided this program for Michigan City Area Schools for about six years or so, after the school district was forced to make budget cuts. We feel this is an essential program for food-insecure children in our community, so we took the program on to ensure it would continue.Throughout the school year, we provide bags of food every week for children who have been identified by school counselors, teachers, social workers, etc. as homeless or otherwise food-insecure. Last year, [...]