FOSSTON, Minn. (Valley Information Stay) – Preschool-Twelfth grade college students in Fosston collected and donated 5,598 toiletry gadgets to the native Loaves and Fishes meals shelf.
After two weeks of gathering, they sorted the gadgets Friday afternoon, then despatched them on a college bus to be delivered.
Pupil leaders inform us they brainstormed and determined many drives collect meals or clothes, however toiletry gadgets are sometimes ignored. Ellis Wiener and Lexy Illies are sixth grade Pupil Leaders at Magelssen Elementary in Fosston. Ellis tells us, “It made me really feel good to do the toiletry drive as a result of I like to assist out my group. It feels good to assist out individuals in want.”
Lexy says, “As a group, we actually want to present again and assist the group itself. If not us, then who?”
On high of all of the donations, the scholars are additionally working with the meals shelf for his or her “Give Thanks, Give Again” problem by way of Thrivent, permitting the meals shelf to obtain a $500 grant.
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