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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 [...]


COVID-19 Response

BPB's COVID-19 Response BackPack Beginnings is so grateful for the outpouring of support the community has shown us via calls, texts and emails asking how they can help!  We are working closely with Guilford County Schools and our other partner agencies to make sure plans are in place to feed children while schools are closed.  [...]


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, [...]