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Backpacks to School: Help Send Low Income Children Back to School with the Proper Supplies

Written By: Talk of the Sound News


Who: The Sharing Shelf, a program of Family Services of Westchester (FSW)  

What: Volunteers are invited to help The Sharing Shelf fill backpacks with new school supplies for low-income children. These backpacks will be distributed later this month to children in need through Family Services of Westchester, Westchester County’s Department of Social Services and Westchester Cares Action Program. Members of the Eastchester Police, Fire and Volunteer Ambulance Departments will be in attendance and help pack. Polpettina and Cornell True Value Hardware are donating pizza and popcorn to the event.  There is a $30 suggested donation to the event which ncludes a Broken Bow Brewery beer or soda and a slice of pizza.

Who should attend: This is a Family-friendly event. All residents of Westchester are welcome. 

Time & Date:              Saturday, August 13, 2016

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Venue: The Broken Bow Brewery

173 Marbledale Road

Tuckahoe, NY 10707