On Wednesday, August 25, 2021, the 6th Annual Back-2-School community event will take place on Old Broadway between 125th and 126th streets, from 1PM - 5PM. The event will be hosted by 26th Precinct Community Affairs along with Manhattan Community Board 9, and will feature:
School Supplies Distribution (Grades 1 to 7, while supplies last)
DJ & Entertainment
Bio-bus on Site
And a multitude of resources!
For questions, please contact Community Affairs Officer Johanna Urena or Crime Prevention Officer Netfa Richards at 212-678-1301 or the CB9 office at 212-864-6200.
Columbia Community Service and the Office of Public Safety are proud to support this event by collecting the school supplies that will be distributed to local students. If you would like to donate, you can drop off donations of books, pens, pencils, rulers, crayons, notebooks, backpacks, calculators, binders, and folders to the following locations, no later than Friday, August 20: