Check out our new tshirts! We will be selling these during the months of October and March and $5 from each purchase will go to BackPack Beginnings. Get a cool shirt and feed a child for a weekend! Below are just a few examples. **The first deadline of October 31st has passed so be sure [...]
The Human Race is a 5k walk/run that allows participants to raise money for their favorite nonprofit (agency, school PTA, church, etc..). The Volunteer Center has managed the race since 1994!
Southern Lights will be hosting their 2nd annual drive for BackPack Beginnings. They will be accepting donations of new or gently used items items for the Comfort BackPack Program at the restaurant until
John’s Run 4 Kids is an one mile obstacle race made for kids preschool to 5th grade. The little runners will make their way through Center City Park, Cultural Arts Center, Central Library, Children’s Museum and Historical Museum. Along the way, there will be pint sized obstacles designed just for them. All sponsorships from the 2016 [...]
The Kirkwood 5K presented by Charles Aris, Inc. is a family focused run/walk/push designed to get the entire community involved! The flat course is nestled in the cozy, neighborhood streets of Kirkwood and promises to be a FAST, easy, and refreshing 5K. All proceeds for the 2015 K5K will benefit BackPack Beginnings. ALSO...bring your [...]