Amazon Day & Ribbon Cutting

On September 17th Backpack Buddies hosted Amazon Day, where Amazon staff came to our new location for a service day…

Press Release: Night to End Hunger – Volusia Fundraiser

News Release For more information, please contact: Backpack Buddies OC c/o Kelli Marks Phone: 386-316-2959 Email: BackpackBuddiesOC@gmail.com MEDIA ALERT Night…

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…

Community Impact Program Recognizes Backpack Buddies

Embry-Riddle Eagles Embry-Riddle Athletics and Advent Health have partnered to give back to the Daytona Beach Community through the Community…

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…