Teen donates backpacks, school supplies to needy

A Center Moriches teen is doing her part to ensure that teenagers in the Westhampton community are getting the tools they need to succeed.

Ariana DeMattei, 13, founded an organization called BFFS, which stands for Backpacks for Fellow Students. Her organization aims to give students who have been negatively affected by the economy the supplies they will need to begin the school year.

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