State Senator Gustavo Rivera will host the last of three Back to School events on from at St. James Park. This event is co-sponsored by Assembly Member Victor M. Pichardo.
This event, which is part of Senator Rivera's Bronx CAN Health Initiative, will have a backpack giveaway, fun activities and free health screenings in an effort to help celebrate a healthy start to the upcoming school year. A limited number of backpacks will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Children between 5 and 13 years old need to be accompanied by an adult while youths between 14 and 18, do not need a parent present.
What: Back To School Event
Who: State Senator Gustavo Rivera and Assembly Member Victor M. Pichardo
Where: St. James Park (entrance on Jerome Avenue and W 192nd Street)
**This event is free and open to the public.