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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 [...]

2017-02-28T12:43:55+00:00

BPB founder gets $25K through NASCAR Foundation contest

The NASCAR Foundation presented Greensboro native Parker White with a check for $25,000 for being one of four finalists for the NASCAR Foundation’s Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award contest. The finalists were honored during the NASCAR Foundation’s inaugural Honors Gala at the Marriott Marquis in New York City on Tuesday night.

2017-02-28T12:43:57+00:00

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.

2017-02-28T12:43:58+00:00