High schools join forces to feed thousands with PB&J Blitz food drive

Baldwin County

BCHS students Langston Lewis and Mason Smith show off the plaque.

BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Baldwin County Tigers are using football as a food drive. BCHS hosted a PB&J Blitz at the game against St. Paul’s Episcopal School Friday, September 6th.

Between the two schools, 1,889 pounds of food has been donated to Feeding the Gulf Coast.

  • BCHS students brought in 366 total pounds
  • St. Paul’s collected 331 pounds
  • The donations will feed more than 15,000 individuals

The PB&J Blitz was hosted by Synovus Bank encouraging the schools to bring in jars of peanut butter as good-hearted competition. 

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