Thank you to the generous, caring Yonkers community for making this citywide initiative such a success!
Businesses and community members can help a Yonkers Public Schools elementary school student in need get the year off to a good start by participating in the city's Backpack-to-School initiative now through Friday, August 31st.
You can make a difference by providing a backpack and supplies that can be dropped of at locations throughout the city.
New or “like new” backpacks, filled with the following school supplies:
- 4 Composition Notebooks (wide-rule)
- Assignment Pad/Book
- Glue Sticks
- Markers – Multi-color
- Pencil Case
- Pocket Folders