News 12 Westchester & News 12 Hudson Valley hold back to school celebration in Yonkers

News 12 Westchester and News 12 Hudson Valley held a back to school celebration Wednesday to help the community usher in the new school year.
The event was held at the Nepperhan Community Center in Yonkers. Members of the community of all different ages got a chance to pick up some cool gear to make the first day of school amazing!
Residents also had the chance to play some games, win prizes and meet their favorite News 12 reporters, anchors and meteorologists!
And a few celebrity guests even stopped by to say hello and give back to the community.
Backpacks donated by News 12, Optimum and Warner Bros. Discovery.
Event partners include: