News 12 New Jersey holds Back to School Celebrations in Union and Asbury Park

News 12 New Jersey held two successful Back to School Celebrations in communities across the Garden State.
Today was the second event, which was held at the Mercy Center in Asbury Park. Members of the community of all different ages got a chance to pick up backpacks and school supplies to be ready for the first day of school.
Saturday's event was held at First Baptist Church in Union.
At both events, residents also had the chance to play some games, win prizes and meet their favorite News 12 reporters, anchors and meteorologists.
Backpacks donated by News 12, Optimum and Warner Bros. Discovery.
Event partners include: