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About Angie Burkey

Marketing Manager

2019-2020 School Year Highlights

As we transition from one school year to the next, we would like to take this opportunity to celebrate our accomplishments. This past school year was filled with obstacles but with our volunteers' and supporters' aid, we were able to serve over 12,062 children- our biggest year yet! Thanks to your support and generosity, we were able [...]


  We are thrilled to announce our 10 Year Anniversary Matching Campaign. Thanks to Emmanuel Lutheran Church of High Point, all donations we receive or dated between July 1- July 10 will be matched dollar for dollar up to $7,500. That means that your gift will double our efforts to build strong beginnings! Our goal [...]


Giving Tuesday Now- COVID-19 Emergency

"Every act of generosity counts and everyone has something to give." In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Giving Tuesday has moved it's date to May 5th, 2020.  The day is designed to rally the world and drive massive support for communities and nonprofits around the globe.  The Coronavirus has had a big impact on donations [...]


Canned Food Month

During the month of February, we celebrate National Canned Food Month. If you’ve ever volunteered with BackPack Beginnings, you know how important canned food is to our cause. Our Food Pantries and Food BackPack Program would not be possible without the almighty can. For struggling families, canned foods provide a balanced meal with proteins, vegetables, [...]