Smiling girl child jumping in air with a backpack in her right hand. The Backpack hero day logo is present to the right. The girl is very happy to receive a backpack.

Who Are We?

Backpack Hero consolidates multiple back-to-school events in East Hillsborough into one fun filled event!

What Are We Doing?

Backpack Hero is a community-wide outreach event where East Hillsborough community partners, churches, and local businesses come together to provide backpacks, school supplies, and other critical resources for school-aged children in need within the Eastern and Southern Hillsborough County area. Registration is required to ensure there are resources available for each child.

The Why

Avoid multiple back-to-school backpack giveaway events in the East Hillsborough area.

Who Can Register

Families with school-age kids living in the East Hillsborough area may register in person. Click to view register locations and times.

Learn More

For more information please check out our FAQ page to learn more


Registration Locations
Lugares De Inscripción

ECHO Brandon

507 N Parsons Ave Brandon, FL 33510
Monday - Friday 9pm - 1pm
Tuesday Evening Hours: 5pm - 7pm

ECHO Riverview

10509 Riverview Dr, Riverview FL 33578
Monday - Friday: 9am - 1pm
Thursday Evening Hours: 5pm - 7pm

Hope for Her

140 Yarbrough Rd, Brandon, FL 33510
Monday - Thursday 9am - 4pm

Enterprising Latinas

5128 FL - 674 Wimauma FL 33598
Monday - Friday: 9am - 6pm

Boricuas de Corazon

1291 Kingsway Road, Brandon 33510
Monday - Friday: 10am - 7pm


What You Can Do to Help

Sponsorship Opportunity

There are many sponsorship opportunies, please click below for more information!

Volunteer Oportunites

Whether it's assisting with registration intake, managing backpack fill stations, overseeing water stations, or handling trash duty, your help is invaluable

Other Ways to Get Involved

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