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, October 5th from 1 pm to 3 pm
  • Thursday, October 8th from 9:30 am until 12:30 pm
  • Friday, October 9th from 1 to 3 pm

Recent News

  • Soccer and Basketball Clinic (4)

Hoops for the Hungry- October 17, 2015

Greensboro Day School will host a basketball and soccer clinic for rising 3rd-6th grade boys on Saturday, October 17th! The clinic will focus on shooting, ball-handling, passing and more. Canned food donations will be collected for BackPack Beginnings.
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Radiance Yoga- Sept. 13, 2015 – October

Radiance Yoga will offer donation-based classes to benefit BackPack Beginnings starting Sept. 13 through the end […]

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Honor Cards for the Holidays- December 2015

This December, skip the long lines at department stores and give a gift that matters while supporting a wonderful cause. Purchase our Honor Cards and you will help feed and comfort local children in need.