Today, State Senator Fred Akshar kicks off “Akshar's All-Stars” at select schools in the 52nd district.  "Akshar's All-Stars" is a student recognition program in its third year and will be recognizing students at at Harpursville Central High School, Afton High School, Bainbridge-Guilford High School and DCMO BOCES Harrold Campus.

Students are selected based on displaying great leadership, compassion, school spirit or improvement amongst their peers in Akshar's 52nd district. To date, almost 60 youths across school districts in Broome, Tioga, Chenango and Delaware counties have been recognized by being presented with a t-shirt, a framed certificate and a challenge coin.