Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano will join Superintendent of Schools Dr. Edwin Quezada, Board of Education Trustees, parents, students and staff of Thomas Cornell Academy in Yonkers for the 7th Annual “Backpack to School Drive” Wednesday, August 29th at 1:00 PM at Thomas Cornell Academy’s St. Mary’s Hall, at 15 St. Mary’s Street, in Yonkers, NY.
The Mayor will distribute backpacks and school supplies received through the “Backpack to School Drive” to the students and families in attendance. Backpacks and School Supplies were donated by sponsors Empire City Casino, Heavenly Productions Foundation, Sears, Elite Investigations LTD, Rock & Rod’s Collector Car Club, Castle Royale and Yonkers residents.
***Interviews and Photo Opps**
Who: Mayor Mike Spano
Yonkers City Council
School Superintendent Dr. Edwin Quezada
Yonkers Board of Education Trustees
Thomas Cornell Academy Principal Dr. Edward Beglane
Thomas Cornell Academy Families & Students
What: “Backpack to School” Drive Press Conference & Distribution
Where: Cornell Academy’s St. Mary’s Hall (adjacent to school entrance)
15 St. Mary’s Street, Yonkers
When: Wednesday, August 29