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…

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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.

  • Monday, November 30th from 8:30 am to 10 am AND 11 am to 3 pm
  • Wednesday, December 2nd from 9:30 am to 11:30 am AND 1 to 3 pm
  • Thursday, December 3rd from 9:30 am to 2 pm
  • Saturday, December 5th from 2 to 3:30 pm

Recent News

  • Blog Food Drive

DGAH Food Drive- November 2015

During the month of November, Downtown Greensboro Animal Hospital will hold a food drive for […]

  • Winter Clothing Drive

Radiance Yoga Winter Clothing Drive- November 2015

Radiance Yoga is hosting a warm winter clothing drive for BackPack Beginnings during the month of November. Bring in new or gently used warm clothing, coats, gloves, scarves and hats to help those in need!
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GCM- Winter Clothing Drive- November 2015

The Greensboro Children’s Museum wants to help needy children stay warm this winter.  During the […]