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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

Celebrating National Canned Food Month

Did you know that February is National Canned Food Month? If you’ve ever volunteered with BackPack Beginnings, you know how important canned food is to our cause. For struggling families, canned foods provide a balanced meal with proteins, vegetables, and fruit. We have food pantries in 14 schools that we need to keep supplied every week. That's [...]