Bronx children prepared for the upcoming academic year with the St. Lawrence Community Health Center School Readiness Fair on Friday, August 2 at Watson Gleason Playground. The back to school celebration featured free backpacks and school supplies giveaways for the first 500 children in attendance.
Senator Luis Sepulveda met with local families during the back to school festivities.
Local youth enjoyed receiving brand new bookbags for back to school
Children listened attentively about healthy life choices.
Representatives from the 43rd Precinct attended the fair.
Local youth had fun dressing up and creating arts and crafts projects at the event.