Our mission is to deliver child-centric services to feed, comfort and clothe children in need.
Serving over 6,000 children annually, our vision is a community of healthy and well-nurtured children.

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Since  2010…

Pounds 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.

  • Monday, September 26th from noon to 4 pm
  • Wednesday, September 28th from 1 to 4:30 pm
  • Thursday, September 29th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Recent News

Parker White: Finalist for The NASCAR Foundation’s Humanitarian Award

BackPack Beginnings is pleased to announce that its Founder and Executive Director, Parker White, has been nominated for The NASCAR Foundation’s sixth annual Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award presented by Nationwide.

Michele Cheek: YWCA Emergency Family Shelter

Michele Cheek is no stranger to people experiencing homelessness. Through her tenure with the Greensboro Interfaith Hospitality Network and Family Promise, Cheek has worked with families experiencing homelessness for over nine years.