It's Back to School time, and everywhere you look there are back to school sales on clothes and school supplies. Lots of us with children have already purchased all of the items on our lists. In our local schools, however, thousands of kids are not coming with everything they need each day. That’s why we’re stocked up [...]
The Annual Kirkwood 5K Run/ Walk/ Push will take place in the Kirkwood neighborhood of Greensboro on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. This family friendly race will start and end at the Kirkwood
Students may be returning to school, but that doesn’t mean the summer fun and giving is coming to an end. We are less than 3 weeks away from one of my favorite fundraising events of the summer, the Kirkwood 5K! This run/walk/push is family focused and designed to get the entire community involved. The race [...]
It is nearing the end of July… swim season is over, heat index is in the 100’s, beach vacations are behind us, the grass is turning brown, and we are all settling in to the final lazy days of summer. If you are like me, you are now starting to scramble to find things to [...]
I just love summertime for so many reasons! The birds are singing, the days are longer, school is out, and most of all, fresh fruits and veggies are in abundance! It is no wonder that June is Fresh food month, and here at Backpack Beginning we are embracing it!