Between 1-4 p.m. on July 26, participating TCC and Wireless Zone stores are inviting local families to pick up backpacks for their children filled with pencils, paper, a pencil box, folders, glue and more. Each participating store location will follow the CDC’s social distancing and state guidelines to ensure the safety of employees and event attendees.
The closest participating stores are Wireless Zone, 330 Boston Post Road. Orange, and TCC, 2100 Dixwell Avenue Hamden. Each store is donating up to 180 backpacks, and backpacks are available on a first-come, first-served basis on July 26 from 1 to 4 p.m.