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Caring Coins project for the Philippines raises over $1200

From Left: Kelly Thomas-Fairview Elementary, Bryan Lynip-New Salem, Jonathan Tyson–Piedmont High School, Anne Radke–Piedmont Middle School, Sharyn Voncannon–Unionville Elementary

The schools in the Piedmont responded to the need by collecting coins for the American Red Cross relief effort in the Philippines. Students for a week and a half brought their coins into the school to see what it would add up to. Well it added up to a significant amount. On December 5th principals from the Piedmont district handed a check to Shelia Crunkleton of the American Red cross in the amount of $1,282.63.

We are grateful to the students and parents in our community who have stepped forward once again in this outreach project to help in the relief effort.

Written by: Cortney Mullis
Posted: Dec 06, 2013 by Cortney Mullis

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