Left to right Front row: Deana Nuxoll, (owner of Imagine This), Amanda Emmerich (BIB) Katie Keck (IT). Back row: Chris Bierman (IT), Kelsey Weber (BIB), Brad Deters (IT), Brian Grubb (IT), Tyson Reed (IT)
The Effingham chapter of Blessings in a Backpack has announced the launch of their new website, www.EffinghamBackpack.org. The website will serve as an information hub, providing information about events, sharing videos and photos, linking supporters to the donation website, and much more. Imagine This! Marketing Group in Effingham, IL donated their time to design and build the website.
Deana Nuxoll, president and owner of Imagine This! Marketing Group, “From the beginning, both the Blessings in a Backpack cause and organizers stole our hearts. It makes us so happy that we could give our talents and provide a website that we know will absolutely benefit the kids in our area. This community is amazing in how it supports those in need. I’m proud to be a part of it all.”
“We are absolutely thrilled with our new website,” said Amanda Emmerich, marketing director for Blessings in a Backpack- Effingham. “Our program’s success has come from sharing the story and mission of Blessings in a Backpack. This website is a tremendous opportunity to continue to reach more people and help more students. I am so pleased with the vibrant, beautiful website that Imagine This! Marketing Group created for us. Their team was dedicated to designing a website that met our goals, and they shared our passion for helping the children in our program.”
In Effingham Unit 40 schools, Blessings in a Backpack is serving around 400 children a week, ages three years to 8th grade. The Blessings in a Backpack national office reports that chapters around the country are feeding more than 76,000 children on the weekends in 44 states and the District of Columbia.
For more information about Blessings in a Backpack, visit their website, www.effinghambackpack.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or view the “Blessings in a Backpack – Effingham IL” page on Facebook.