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BackPack Beginnings Night

Join BackPack Beginnings, UnitedHealthcare, and the Greensboro Grasshoppers in supporting the children in our community! Bring of five (5) donation items from the list below to the Plaza gate entrance of First National Bank Field on Wednesday, August 16 and receive a free box seat ticket to the game!!

BackPack Beginnings is a 100% volunteer organization founded in 2010. Their mission is to deliver child-centric services to feed, comfort and clothe children in need and they currently serve over 6,000 children annually! Please donate on August 16th and help achieve our vision of a community of healthy and well-nurtured children!


Food Items (no glass bottles):

  • Fruit cups
  • 100% juice boxes
  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned fruits and beans
  • Dried pastas
  • Canned tuna
  • Peanut butter
  • Grits
  • Oatmeal


Hygiene Items:

  • Full size shampoo
  • New hair brushes
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Full size soap
  • Activity/Coloring books