Our mission is to provide children in need with nutritious food, comfort items, or basic necessities through the use of backpacks and other means. Serving over 3,000 children annually, our vision is a community of healthy and well-nurtured children.

Want to support our work at BackPack Beginnings?

Since  2010…

lbs of Food
Comfort BackPacks
Children Served

Upcoming Office Hours for Donation Drop-offs

3707-D Alliance Drive Greensboro, NC 27407
Office hours subject to change. Check website for updates.  Clothing Pantry hours and volunteer hours may be at different times.

  • Sunday, August 30th from 1:15 pm to 3 pm
  • Monday, August 31st from 9:30 am to 3 pm
  • Wednesday, September 2nd from 1 pm to 3 pm

Recent News

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Kirkwood 5K- August 29, 2015

The Kirkwood 5K presented by Charles Aris, Inc. is a family focused run/walk/push designed to […]

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Maxie B’s Give-Back- August 29, 2015

Head to Maxie B’s after the Kirkwood 5K on Saturday, August 29th for a sweet […]

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Spring Garden Food Truck Festival- August 30, 2015

Join us at the Fourth Annual Spring Garden Food Truck Festival. There will be 40 food trucks along with live music, craft beer, fine wine, kids activities, shopping and more!