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Pasta For Pennies - 5th Grade AIG Service Project
Pasta for Pennies is a service learning, character education and philanthropy program that gives students a unique experience making a difference through teamwork—working together to aid thousands of children and adults in the fight blood cancers like leukemia.
This year students in Mr. Wikfors' 5th grade AIG program accepted the challenge to run the program. They were in complete charge of presenting the program to the student body, making announcements, and collecting all of the change. Over a three week period the school was able to raise $1,752.30 for cancer research!
Written by: Richard Wikfors
Posted: Mar 18, 2014 by Richard Wikfors