PHOTOS: FTK’s Backpack in the Park

It was a warm, beautiful day for the the ninth annual For the Kid's Backpack in the Park back-to-school benefit on July 27 at the gorgeous Cator Woolford Gardens. The event included a complimentary brunch buffe...
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Backpack in the Park, Marietta Rainbow Festival bring the heat

Backpack in the Park and Marietta Rainbow Festival

Next weekend brings two opportunities to gather with LGBT friends, celebrate community and help young people.

The 7th annual Backpack in the Park hopes to take party-goers back to their childhoods to help a new generation of young people get a successful start in the new school year.

This year’s theme, “Summer Camp,” gives attendees the chance to relive such childhood camp classics like crafting and s’mores while collecting backpacks and school supplies for Georgia’s less fortunate kids.