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Donate to the UWGHP BackPack Program food drive in honor of #GivingTuesday.


In an effort to serve over 1,900 local students, United Way of Greater High Point is collecting snack, breakfast and lunch foods in coordination with the national initiative #GivingTuesday. Items collected will be distributed to UWGHP BackPack sites for youth who receive food each weekend discreetly through the UWGHP BackPack program.


Appreciated items include:

  • Individual cereal boxes

  • Toaster pastries

  • Cereal bars

  • Shelf-stable milk

  • 100% juice boxes

  • Pop-top meats

  • Ramen noodles or microwavable pastas

  • 8 oz. bottled waters or juice pouches

  • Cups of fruit, fruit snacks, crackers, etc.

To designate a monetary donation to the UWGHP BackPacks, click here.


Donations will be used to purchase BackPack Wishlist items.


UWGHP’s BackPack program works directly with 21 sites in the Greater High Point area to provide meals and snacks for local children at-risk of hunger.

To send food items directly to the UWGHP using our Amazon Wishlist, click here.


Or you can drop-off BackPack Wishlist Items at:

815 Phillips Avenue,

High Point, NC 27262 

(Please a list of appreciated items listed below or on Amazon.)

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United Way
of Greater High POint

815 Phillips Avenue

High Point, NC  27262

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