July 27th, 2024 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Who We Are

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

What We Are 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 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.

Register Locations

Hope for Her

140 Yarbrough Rd, Brandon, FL 33510 | Monday through Thursday (9am – 4pm)

ECHO of Brandon

507 N Parsons Ave Brandon, FL 33510 | Zip Codes: 33510, 33511, 33527, 33584, 33592, 33594, 33596, 33610 | Monday through Friday (9am – 1pm) & Tuesday (5pm – 7pm) BRANDON ONLY

ECHO of Riverview

10509 Riverview Dr, Riverview, FL 33578 | Monday to Friday: 9:00am – 1:00pm | Zip Codes: 33534, 33547, 33569, 33570, 33572, 33573, 33578, 33579, 33619

For more detailed information please check out our FAQ

Get Involved!

Sponsorship Opportunity

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


Want to Volunteer?

If you are interested in helping with registration intake, backpack fill stations, water stations, or trash duty please click below!

Featured Sponsors