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Posted on: October 9, 2020

[ARCHIVED] DeRiggi-Whitton, NCPBA Distribute School Supplies During Back-to-School Event in Glen Cove

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(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) partnered with the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association (PBA) to distribute more than 1,500 backpacks filled with school supplies during a back-to-school event in Glen Cove on Thursday, Sept. 10.


“This year, with so many families facing economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was especially wonderful to work with the Nassau County PBA to help our community have the best possible start to the school year,” Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton said. “I thank the Nassau County PBA and President James McDermott for their generous donation and extend my appreciation to all of the volunteers who worked through a morning rainstorm to make this distribution event a tremendous success.”


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PHOTO CAPTION (TOP PHOTO) - Back row, from left - Nassau County PBA Sixth Precinct Trustee Kevin Mullick; Nassau County PBA President James McDermott; Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton and Glen Cove School District Superintendent Maria Rianna, pictured with recipients of back-to-school supplies during a back-to-school distribution event in Glen Cove on Thursday, Sept. 10.

PHOTO CAPTION (BOTTOM PHOTO) Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton and City of Glen Cove Mayor Timothy Tenke deliver supplies on the drive-through line during a back-to-school supply distribution event in Glen Cove on Thursday, Sept. 10. 

PHOTO CREDIT - Photos by Peter M. Budraitis

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