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Race to Bag Hunger 5K

Join us for the 1st annual Race To Bag Hunger 5k run/walk! This is a family friendly 5k race and will be a fun and exciting event for all!  The race is being hosted by Christ Church Greensboro and all race proceeds will go to benefit BackPack Beginnings. Race Start Saturday, May 6th 8:00 AM Christ [...]

The Human Race

The Human Race is a 5k walk/run that allows participants to raise money for their favorite nonprofit (agency, school PTA, church, etc..). About 100 different nonprofits and companies form teams and recruit members to fundraise for their missions.   About 250 runners (including running clubs and school athletic teams) run the competitive 5K.

Community Heroes

  March is Social Work Month. Here at BackPack Beginnings, social workers are crucial to our mission; helping children in need. Social workers help us to connect with those who need our help.  Did you know that social workers visit our office every week? They make frequent trips to gather clothing and other supplies for [...]

Pieology Fundraiser

Come out for dinner at Pieology in Friendly Center on February 20th and 25% of the price of your meal will go to BackPack Beginnings.  Please print or save the PDF below. It must be presented when you order.  This offer is available from 5 pm until 8pm. BackPack Beginnings Pieology Flyer