Order of Malta


Friendship Corner: Food Backpacks


Start Date: 2014

Fifteen Knights, Dames, and Auxiliary provide monthly food backpacks for 3-4 year old children in Paterson, New Jersey. Food is distributed towards the end of the month when food stamps tend to run out, and children often go hungry.

Member meet once a month to organize this day which involves ordering the food, picking it up, and organizing it before packing it in backpacks.

Order of Malta, American Association, U.S.A.

American Association, U.S.A
1011 First Avenue, Room 1350
New York, NY 10022
(212) 371-1522