47th Pct. Hosts School Supply Giveaway

Police officer Lopez (l) distributed brand new school bags to the children.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

The 47th Precinct and 47th Precinct Community Council helped prepare students’ return to the classroom with a School Supply Giveaway Festival on Thursday, August 24 in front of the precinct house.

Students received brand new book bags, scaled a rock wall, participated in carnival games, played chess games courtesy of the Young Kings and Queens Chess Club and enjoyed refreshments.

Shirley Tripicco, a supporter of the 47th Precinct and a key person of the school supplies giveaway, was honored with a gift basket.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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