First Lutheran Church, one of many sponsors of the Food Bank of Lincoln’s BackPack program, will host The Waffleman from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday (Feb. 13) at the church, 1551 S. 70th St.

The profit from the fundraiser will be used to buy BackPack food for families sponsored by First Lutheran. Tickets may be purchased in advance for $6 at the church office, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or $7 at the door. Ages 5 and under eat of free of charge.

First Lutheran Church’s financial commitment provides weekly backpacks to 47 families this school year in three elementary schools: Morley, Beattie and Pyrtle.

For those who are unable to attend but wish to make a donation, send it to: First Lutheran Church; attn.: BackPack Program; 1551 S. 70th St. Lincoln, NE 68516.

To become a sponsor of the BackPack Program, contact Food Bank Development Director John Mabry at (402) 466-8170 extension 110.

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