Maloney Helps Out at Lower East Side Back-to-School Backpack Giveaway
Representative Carolyn Maloney (D-Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens) assisted at a Lower East Side backpack giveaway on Monday.
The congresswoman helped to hand out hundreds of backpacks full of school supplies to students getting ready to resume classes this fall. The giveaway took place on East Broadway between Clinton and Jefferson, and was sponsored by the Primitive Christian Church, Apple Bank and Vision Urbana, Inc.
She was joined by Rev. Dr. Marcos Rivera, Senior Pastor of the Primitive Christian Church and President of Vision Urbana.
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