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Mission, Vision, Value

Dedicated to the homeless and less fortunate by providing basic, critical needs.


It takes a team of dedicated volunteers to make sure we our reaching out to as many people as possible. The Blessing Bags Project is fortunate to have some of the best dedicating their time, energy, and expertise to our cause and we are grateful!

Board of Directors

Betsy Plante

President, Co-Founder

Sande Caplin


Katrina Cox


Barbara Hires

Founding Member

Shawna Hicks-Cranston

PostNet Lakewood Ranch

Tanisha Henry

TanLa Marketing & Consulting Firm

Kelli Anderson

Children’s Ministry

Mary Ann Gauvin

Kids Christmas Administrator

Vicki Callahan

Owner, Coco Joe’s

Lisea Julien

Realtor and Fitness instructor Crunch Fitness

Cyndee Picard

Kids Christmas Administrator

Adam Sears

General Manager- Swordfish Grill & Tiki

Sherry Elliott

Owner, 88Live Bradenton

Jackie Flahive

Liberty Savings Bank