VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Residents can help feed Vigo County students during the summer with WTWO’s Pack it Back program.

Thanks to the generosity of the community, more than 250 backpacks stuffed with food were donated to local children last year.

This year, with the help of several community partners, WTWO’s station hopes to offer another helping hand.

Those interested in participating can drop off items now through May 15th.

Suggested items for donations are:

• Applesauce
• Bottled water
• Boxes of cereal
• Boxes of mac and cheese
• Canned fruit
• Canned tuna/chicken
• Canned vegetables
• Fruit snacks
• Gatorade
• Goldfish crackers
• Granola bars
• Jello
• Juice boxes
• Oatmeal
• Peanut butter
• Plastic jars of jelly/jam
• Popcorn
• Poptarts
• Pretzels
• Pudding
• Soup
• Spaghetti sauce (no glass)
• Whole grain pasta
• Whole grain snacks

For donation more suggestions and a full list of drop-off locations, visit the Pack it Back Program webpage.