Food Drop: July 8th

Every 1-2 months we hold local food drops for the community. All who are in need are welcome to come…

Victoria Gardens Men’s Club Golf Outing

The Victoria Gardens Men’s Club 2022 Golf Outing purpose is to raise funds for the Backpack Buddies whose founder and…

A Night to End Hunger – Looking for Sponsors

We here at Backpack Buddies are excited to announce our upcoming event, A Night to End Hunger- Volusia Fundraiser, coming…

Dozens line up to get free at-home COVID-19 test kits in Orange City

WFTV | Q McCray | ORANGE CITY, Fla. — Dozens of people lined up early to get a free at-home…

Volusia County opens free COVID testing site at fairgrounds; registration required

Daytona Beach News Journal | by Katie Kustura | DELAND — Like countless others across the country, Patricia Hart has…

Slip-sliding into 2022

The West Volusia Beacon | As grocery prices increase, more people turn to free distributions of food offered by nonprofit…

Getting Results Awards: A year in review

Click Orlando | ORLANDO, Fla. – Every week as part of the News 6 Getting Results Award segment, we highlight…

Nonprofit Backpack Buddies of Orange City feeds children and others in need

The Daytona Beach News-Journal | by Katie Kustura | ORANGE CITY — It all started when Kelli Marks heard a…

Orange City woman starts nonprofit to help feed school children

Click Orlando | by Paul Giorgio | Backpack Buddies offers weekend food subsidies to West Volusia school children VOLUSIA COUNTY,…