Kingston teen helping students in need, one backpack at a time

One of the biggest concerns for parents at the beginning the school year is ensuring their child has school supplies. While some can afford to make that happen, some struggle to provide these items.  Understanding this concern, Kingston teenager Katie Onesi started a backpack campaign to help students with school

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Backpack Campaign seeking community donations to support local families

The United Way KFL&A are asking for donations to their Backpack Campaign. This annual program provides families and children with backpacks and supplies for each school year. The United Way says the demand for school supplies is higher than ever and they are using funds typically given to the Backpack

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United Way of KFL&A update on local initiatives and COVID-19 response

The United Way of KFL&A has released an update today, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, detailing the local impact of donations to the COVID-19 Response Fund, Seniors Helping Seniors, the local Backpack Campaign, and this year’s campaign kickoff plans. COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund update The United Way continues to work with

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