Upcoming Events


Bust the Bus

Greensboro Grasshoppers 408 Bellemeade Street , Greensboro

Join BackPack Beginnings & Charles Aris on Sunday, August 14, 2022 for our annual Bust the Bus event!  This year’s event will be a food drive drop-off at the Greensboro Grasshoppers day game on Sunday, August 14, starting at 1:00 p.m. Stop by the bus prior to the game, donate food and take a turn [...]

Smiles for Life benefiting BPB

Friendly Dentistry 1115 W Friendly Ave, Greensboro, NC

Smiles for Life is an organization that helps ill, disabled, and underprivileged kids in local communities and around the world. Since 1998, they have raised 46 million dollars! From March through June, Friendly Dentistry will be offering their whitening services at a discounted price and all the proceeds go to charity. At the end of [...]

The Human Race 2023

LeBauer Park

The Human Race is the Triad’s largest 5K event that supports nearly 100 nonprofits annually. Please consider setting up a team to raise money for BackPack Beginnings. Then join in person on Sunday, April 23, 2023 at LeBauer Park in Downtown Greensboro to run, walk, or roll in support of The Human Race!

Bust the Bus

Greensboro Grasshoppers 408 Bellemeade Street , Greensboro

Bust the Bus is an annual food drive benefiting BackPack Beginnings. The fourth annual Bust the Bus will be held during the Grasshoppers game at First National Bank Field on June 8th. The community is encouraged to donate non-perishable food items or donate money to spin the wheel for prizes. Thank you to our top [...]