Events and News

Meeting with the Warriors

In partnership with The Meg’s Smile Foundation ( www.megsmile.org ), The BAGS Foundation set up a meeting of Warriors players with a Ganesh Bhandaru. It was a joyous evening as he met several Warriors and Hornets’ players.

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

Thank you to the Best Volunteers in the world with The BAGS Foundation and GRBC! Volunteering takes a sheer selfless sense of wanting to give back to the community. The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Saturday, October 14, 2017, was a great success. Thank you so much for your contribution of time and energy to ensure that the constituents had a wonderful experience!  ... read more

Chavis Circle of Friends

In September of 2017, the BAGS Foundation supported this Grocery Giveaway for the community. Seniors in the Southeast Raleigh area were able to come get meat (Turkey, Chicken, and deli meat), non-perishable goods, and fresh fruits and vegetables. It was a great day!  ... read more

Feeding Families First

November 2016 In November of 2016, Feeding Families First fed 500 families over the holidays. We supported the VA Hospital in Durham NC and those who were affected by Hurricane Matthew in Eastern NC. They were provided with Turkeys and some perishable goods to make their holiday meal a special one. Sponsored by The BAGS Foundation and the TJ Warren Foundation... read more

Single Mother’s Salute

The BAGS Foundation was a proud sponsor of the “Single Mothers Salute!” This event is held by North Carolina Central University Head Basketball Coach – Lavelle Moton which honors Single Moms in the Triangle. The event was encouraging, uplifting and lots of fun for single Moms! Thank you for all you do for our children and our community! Honored were GRBC Mom’s Calla Wright (son Moses Wright – Georgia Tech), Torra Walker, Sherona Brooks, and Sherry Peace.      ... read more

3rd Annual Dental Day

The BAGS Foundation had its 3rd Annual Dental Day program in partnership with NCSU Pack Smiles. We had a great group of kids we were able to educate on the importance of brushing and flossing, eating healthy snacks, and doing well in school. Thanks to all the PACK Smiles volunteers who helped with the kids. We are in for a great surprise next year for this event! Smile!  ... read more