BackPack Beginnings’ mission is to deliver child-centric services to feed, comfort and clothe children in need.By ensuring food and basic necessities are given directly to children in need, we make a positive and lasting impact on their health and well-being.
Who We Are
We are an 95% volunteer 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to delivering child-centric services to feed, comfort and clothe children in need.
Who We Help
We help over 7,500 children experiencing hunger and trauma in our community. We serve children in need in 52Guilford County Schools and 22 Child Assistance Organizations in Guilford, Forsyth and Alamance Counties.
Why We Help
Childhood hunger and trauma expose children to risk of developmental, emotional and educational delays that can last a lifetime. Our programs make a positive impact on the health and well-being of children in our community.
What We Do
We provide food, comfort and clothing directly to children in need. We operate 2 BackPack programs, the Food BackPack Program and the Comfort BackPack Program, as well as 31 food pantries and a free clothing pantry.