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Thompson Acknowledges Sponsors For Making School Supply Giveaway Successful


Niagara Falls, NY- Antoine M. Thompson, New York State Senator, 60th District (Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), held a school supply giveaway from 2-4pm on Saturday, September 1st, at his Niagara Falls District Office located at 619 Pine Avenue.

His office was able to successfully serve approximately 200 students in the community with paper, pens, pencils, rulers, crayons, folders, notebooks etc. The students’ grades ranged from kindergarten to high school.

Senator Thompson would like to especially thank: Bank of America, Williamson Funeral Home, Niagara Falls Redevelopment, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Niagara Falls Housing Authority, Ms. Betty Babanoury of the Niagara Falls Central Library and Niagara Falls School District Superintendent, Carmen Granto.

Earlier that day from 10am- 12 noon, Thompson’s office was able to serve approximately 300 students from his Buffalo District Office, located at 65 Court St. in downtown Buffalo.

Additional sponsors include LPCiminelli, Bank of America, Bickford Paper Co., Eaton Office Supplies, DataScapes, Inc., State Employees Federal Credit Union, Education State Archives, BlueCross BlueShield of WNY, Law Offices of Noemi Fernandez, and Hyatt’s Graphic Supply. Without the support of all of our sponsors, this event would not have been a success.