Wicked Local | Boston
Citizens Bank is helping 6,600 students start the school year with new backpacks filled with school supplies through its Gear for Grades program. More than 6,600 pencils, pens, folders, notebooks, glue sticks and index cards were donated by the public in all 252 branches across Massachusetts. Gear for Grades was organized in partnership with Cradles to Crayons.
Contributions to Allston-Brighton include 100 backpacks to Allston-Brighton Head Start, 125 to Allston-Brighton APAC Child & Family Service Center and an additional 20 to Action for Boston Community Development.
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