Sponsored by Excellus LogoChemung County Back to School Kick-off
Location: Saints Peter & Paul Gym
 – 160 High St, Elmira, NY
(next to the Elmira Community Kitchen)
Contact: 
607.734.9784
Thursday, August 30 from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
3:30 pm: FREE haircuts, backpacks, and school supply starter kits (pre-registration required by August 27).
3:30 pm: Local vendors & community agencies on hand with information/resources (pre-registration not required)
4:30 pm: Free Dinner available at the Elmira Community Kitchen (registration encouraged)

REGISTER ONLINE

Additional pick-ups for pre-registered children will be Friday (1p-4p) & 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.

All items given out are based on donations received so there is no guarantee as to what items will be available. For other resources, please call 211.

Business or Organization interested in Tabling at our events? Register Online by August 10.


Schuyler County Back to School Kick-off
Location: Schuyler Outreach Food Pantry 
(St. Mary’s Gym) – 112 Tenth St, Watkins Glen, NY
Contact: 607.734.9784
Wednesday, August 22 from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
3:30 pm: FREE haircuts, backpacks, and school supply starter kits (pre-registration required by August 20).
3:30 pm: Local vendors & community agencies on hand with information/resources
(pre-registration not required)

REGISTER ONLINE

Additional pick-ups for pre-registered children will be Thursday (9a-2p) & Friday (12-4pm), during regular pantry hours, for those that can’t make the Kick-off Event. No backpacks will be distributed prior to the Event.