Backpack bonanza

More than 500 backpacks filled with back-to-school supplies were given away last Saturday at The Cellular Connection in Sunnyside. Pictured is employee Liz Lozano presenting a colorful backpack to six-year-old Destiny Hernandez as mom Martha Hernandez looks on. The local store, along with Verizon retailers around the country, distributed 60,000 backpacks nationwide through the company’s School Rocks Initiative.

Photo by John Fannin
More than 500 backpacks filled with back-to-school supplies were given away last Saturday at The Cellular Connection in Sunnyside. Pictured is employee Liz Lozano presenting a colorful backpack to six-year-old Destiny Hernandez as mom Martha Hernandez looks on. The local store, along with Verizon retailers around the country, distributed 60,000 backpacks nationwide through the company’s School Rocks Initiative.




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