Vestal, NY (WBNG Binghamton) With the start of school just around the corner, Olum's in Vestal hosted an annual event to help some students kick off the school year with new supplies.
Parents and children waited in line for the second annual Olum's Kids Day Saturday morning.
The store had everything from face painting, to the zoo mobile to stickers and balloons.
The first 300 students got a free backpack filled with supplies.
Olum's store manager Ed Isenberg says they hold the event to help the future of America succeed.
"These kids have a lot to accomplish in their life, they're wonderful kids," Isenberg said. "I have no problem with turning life over to these kids. They're full of energy and enthusiasm and it's just a way to help them out."
Isenberg says they will continue this annual event.