The Eleanor Roosevelt Community College Emerging Leaders (ECCEL) students from Dutchess Community College would like to invite you to the Backpack Bash! This event is a silent auction that also has drinks and finger foods provided. This event will take place onFriday, April 21st from 4 to 7pm in the Krieger Elementary School Cafeteria in Poughkeepsie, NY. The entry fee is a suggested donation of $10, and you do not have to stay the whole time in order to win prizes!
The purpose of this event is to provide 120 5th graders with backpacks stuffed with school supplies, clothes, and hygiene essentials to help with their transition to middle school.
Prizes for this event are donated by local businesses and residents.
If you have any questions or concerns about the Backpack Bash, or if you are interested in donating items for the backpacks, please call Echo Hanson at (906) 204-4649.
We look forward to seeing you there, and remember:
100% of all money raised goes to help local students!
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603