Sponsored by Excellus LogoChemung County Back to School Kick-off – PRE-REGISTRATION for backpacks & haircuts is FULL

Location: 
The Elmira Community Kitchen – 160 High St, Elmira, NY
Contact: 607.734.9784
Thursday, August 30 from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
FREE backpacks and school supply starter kits – PRE-REGISTRATION is FULL

Local vendors & community agencies on hand with information/resources (pre-registration not required)
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Free Dinner available at the Elmira Community Kitchen (pre-registration not required)

Additional pick-ups for pre-registered children will be at The Samaritan Center on Friday (9a-1p) & Tuesday (9a-11:45a & 1p-4p), for those that can’t make the Kick-off Event. No backpacks will be distributed prior to the Event.

For other resources, please call 211.


Schuyler County Back to School Kick-off 

Additional pick-ups for pre-registered children will be at Schuyler Outreach on Thursday, August 23 (9a-2p) & Friday, August 24 (12-4pm), during regular pantry hours, for those that can’t make the Kick-off Event.