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Supporting Our Schools

Supporting Our Schools

Help make sure all children have the supplies they need to start the school year off right

Jul 27, 2019
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By Coralie Carlson

NBC 4 New York Kicks Off Donation Drive for School Supplies

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Jul 29, 2018

Nearly 11K School Supplies Donated in 1 Day of Drive

Nearly 11K School Supplies Donated in 1 Day of Drive

Nearly 11,000 school supplies were donated in a one-day push of the Supporting Our Schools drive. That's 20 percent more than last year.

Jul 28, 2018
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By Coralie Carlson

NBC 4 New York Family Helps Collect School Supplies

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Jul 27, 2019

Help Support Our Schools Across the Tri-State This Saturday!

Help Support Our Schools Across the Tri-State This Saturday!

NBC 4 New York / WNBC and Telemundo 47 New York / WNJU joined with Raymour & Flanigan collect more than 13,000 school supplies on Saturday as part of the third annual Supporting our Schools school supply drive.

Jul 27, 2017

School Fundraisers Reach New Heights, But Inequality Remains

School Fundraisers Reach New Heights, But Inequality Remains

Four tickets to a Yankee game, golf for a dozen in the oceanside resort of Westhampton, New York, cocktails included, even Lasik eye surgery — all were prizes for Public School 116’s Spring Benefit Auction...

Jul 19, 2017

NBC 4 New York, Telemundo Kick Off 'Supporting Our Schools'

NBC 4 New York, Telemundo Kick Off 'Supporting Our Schools'

NBC 4 New York/WNBC and Telemundo 47 New York/WNJU, in partnership with Raymour & Flanigan and Boys & Girls Clubs of America, announced the kick-off of their first-ever Supporting Our Schools/Apoyando A Nuestras...

Jul 6, 2017
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By Madison Walls

10 Tools to Use in Your School Garden

Whether you’re just breaking new ground on a school garden or are a seasoned pro...View gallery

  • Pencils and Sharpeners
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  • Clipboards for Worksheets
Jul 5, 2018
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By Kiki Intarasuwan

Famous People You Didn't Know Used to Be Teachers

Have you ever had a really great teacher that you still remember years after...View gallery

  • Barack Obama
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Jun 25, 2017

School Librarians Embrace Technology — If the Budget Allows

School Librarians Embrace Technology — If the Budget Allows

In a profession most readily associated with the printed word, school librarians have embraced what may seem like an unlikely tool. Librarians in public schools across the country are mixing new technologies...

Jun 26, 2017
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By Cathy Rainone, Alana Pipe

Back to Basics: Cost of Essential School Supplies and Fees

From basic schools supplies to extracurricular activities, sending your child...View gallery

  • Crayon / Pen / Pencil
  • Notebook / Folder
  • Eraser / Glue

What We're Doing

NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47 and Raymour & Flanigan are teaming up for the 3rd annual Supporting Our Schools event, an initiative to help those in need with school supplies for the upcoming year. From July 12 through Aug. 18, you can drop off donations at Raymour & Flanigan stores throughout the region.