Are you an Otsego county resident and need assistance with getting school supplies for the upcoming school year?  Well, with The Family Service Association’s Back to School Project, help is available. Any Kindergarten-12th grade student of an Otsego County School is eligible.

From August 28th through September 1, between 9:30-12 p.m. and 1:30-4:00 p.m. you may come choose school supplies on the day designated by the first letter of the parent/guardian’s last name.

The pick-up days are as follows:

Monday, August 28th: A-H
Tuesday, August 29th: I-M
Wednesday, August 30th: N-R
Thursday, August 31st: S-Z
Friday, September 1st: By appointment Only

If you are unable to come on the designated day of your last name, please call ahead to make arrangements to pick-up a prepackaged bag of school supplies.

The Back to School Project will take place at the Elm Park Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St, Oneonta, N.Y. For more information please call 607-432-2870 or visit