Here’s where you can donate bookbags for the annual WBNG backpack drive

Published: Aug. 2, 2022 at 12:18 PM EDT
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(WBNG) -- Summer is in its last month and school is just around the corner.

To get ready for the school year, WBNG is holding its annual backpack drive! You can donate a backpack to help a child in need of one for the school year.

The drive officially begins on Aug. 8 and goes through Sept. 2. You can drop off a backpack at one of the following locations:

Tioga State Bank:

  • 1430 Upper Front St., Binghamton
  • 1250 Vestal Pkwy E., Vestal
  • 510 Hooper Rd., Endwell
  • 923 State Rt. 17C (5th Avenue), Owego
  • 1 N. Main St., Spencer, N.Y.

Endwell Family Physicians:

  • 415 Hooper Rd., Endwell

Hatala Orthodontics:

  • 165 Riverside Dr., Johnson City

Once the drive concludes, backpacks will be available for distribution at the Catholic Charities Food Pantry at 100 Main St. Binghamton.