2016 Summer Sendoff

Saturday, August 6 1p-4p

Glen Island Park New Rochelle, NY

Admission: FREE


Family Christian Center is teaming up with our local sponsors to give away 1,000

free backpacks and school supplies to the students in our community as part of

our annual Summer Send-off event. The Summer Send-off helps kick off the

school year by ensuring our students have the necessary tools and supplies to

begin their academic year.

How Can I Help?

 here are the ways that you can be a part.



You can join us in serving our community by:

  • packing backpacks

  • cooking

  • giving haircuts

  • painting faces

  • giving manicures

  • registering guests

  • giving out backpacks

  • more


Both individuals and businesses can help by donating:

  • Notebooks

  • binders

  • crayons

  • pencils

  • pens

  • backpacks

  • rulers loose-leaf

  • markers

  • erasers

  • folders

  • hi-lighters

  • scissors

  • etc.


If you're unable to volunteer or shop for the supplies, you can also help by making a monetary donation to this event.


we love our sponsors