The Golden Backpack Program (GBP) helps feed Golden, Colorado students in need by providing a sack full of enough food to feed a child for a weekend.

Golden Backpack Program News

Summer Volunteer Opportunities through Equal Heart AmeriCorps

In partnership with Equal Heart AmeriCorps, The Golden Backpack Program (GBP) is recruiting for community oriented individuals to serve as AmeriCorps members to help feed hungry children in the Golden, CO area.┬áThe Equal Heart AmeriCorps program, is part of a national community service network that offers 85,000 service opportunities across the country in public safety,… Read more »

Welcome To Our New Signup & Check In System!

This year we have a new sign up and check in system! Why? It is important to know who is volunteering with us and how often. Did you know that the hours you give help us get funding. So, thank you for volunteering and donating your time and talent. Here is a step-by-step process to… Read more »

Since our beginning in 2008…

We have served over 450,000 meals to hungry kids in the greater Golden area.