Kars4Kids Partners with NYC Councilman James Vacca for Back to School Backpack Giveaway

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NYC Councilman James Vacca and Kars4Kids team up for a grand culmination of three days of backpack giveaways.

It’s a privilege to be able to do our small part, along with our wonderful partners, to help these families and their children

The Kars4Kids Car Donation Program and New York City Councilman James Vacca are teaming up to distribute free backpacks in the Bronx as part of Kars4Kids’ new Back to School Backpack Giveaway Program. Besides for this giveaway, Kars4Kids is organizing fourother similar events in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan. Free backpacks are also available tothe public online on the Kars4Kids backpack page.

The Kars4Kids Backpack Giveaway Program is a back-to-school initiative aimed at helping struggling families with the rising expenses of school supplies. The various live giveaways will
allow parents to receive the handy school accessory in person and on the spot. “There are so many hard-working families out there that just can’t make ends meet in this economy,” a Kars4Kids spokeswoman said Tuesday. “It’s a privilege to be able to do our small part, along with our wonderful partners, to help these families and their children.”

New York City Council Member James Vacca represents the Bronx’s District 13 and serves on the City Council’s Committee on Education.

The Bronx giveaway will take place on Thursday, August 30 at the Sue Ginsburg Center in Pelham Parkway Houses at 975 Waring Avenue. The event is scheduled to begin promptly at 3:30 pm and continue until 5:30 pm or until supply is exhausted.

There will be a designated area for members of the media at the event.

The backpack program is just one of the many educational initiatives that Kars4Kids employs throughout the year to help children reach their educational potential.

Follow Kars4Kids on Facebook to stay up to date on Kars4Kids activities throughout the year.

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