Deserving young students in Roxborough will soon benefit from a national backpack giveaway campaign. TCC, the largest Verizon Authorized Retailer in the U.S., announces today that A Wireless is partnering with the company and its Culture of Good to donate 235,000 backpacks full of school supplies to children through TCC’s annual School Rocks Backpack Giveaway.
The participating store in Roxborough is the Verizon Wireless located at 7126 Ridge Avenue in the Ivy Ridge Shopping Center. Local families and their children are invited to visit the store on Saturday, July 30 between noon and 3 p.m. to pick up a backpack filled with various school supplies, including pencils, paper, a pencil box, folders and glue. One backpack per child present will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.