Give Back Toolkit.pdf
Give Back | Pack Lunch
Sunday, September 21 - Saturday, September 27, 2014
A Campaign Benefiting BackPack Beginnings
Did You Know...
September is National Hunger Awareness Month?
Almost 30% of children in Guilford County are food insecure?
Hungry children do more poorly in school because they cannot concentrate?
How Can YOU Help?
During the week of September 21, 2014 through September 27, 2014, pack your lunch instead of going out to eat and donate the $5 or $10 you would have spent on lunch to BackPack Beginnings.
Download our Give Back Toolkit. Our toolkit contains all of the marketing tools you will need to get your campaign started including fundraising ideas, hunger facts, letter templates, and flyers.
What Will Your Donation Do?
$5 can feed a child for an entire weekend $20 can feed a child every weekend for an entire month $150 can feed a child for an entire school year
Who Can Give?
Anyone! Including businesses, churches, community organizations, book clubs, moms clubs, students, a group of friends, fraternities, sororities or individuals. We welcome businesses to MATCH what their employees give!
How Do I Donate by Check?
Please make the check payable to BackPack Beginnings and include "GBPL" and the company/organization that you represent on the for line of the check. Checks can be mailed to:
BackPack Beginnings1852 Banking Street, #9024 Greensboro, NC 27408
Can I Donate Cash?
Yes, you can make cash donations. If you are making a cash donation, our only ask is that it is coordinated within a group. Examples of groups could be the following: Churches, Co-workers, Fraternities/Sororities, Community Organizations, Book Clubs and Moms Clubs. Once you have collected the cash within your group, please email BackPack Beginnings at GBPL@backpackbeginnings.org to inform us that your group has a cash donation. BackPack Beginnings will coordinate with you the best way to collect your donation.
How do I donate online?
To donate online, please click the DONATE button at the bottom of the page. If you are affiliated with a company, please enter your company's name in the appropriate box.
Questions? Contact us at GBPL@backpackbeginnings.org.