Local First Graders Pay it Forward to The Salvation Army

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., — First graders at North Pointe Christian School plan to present a donation of almost $800 to The Salvation Army on Dec. 21.

The students raised $393 using a Salvation Army Red Kettle and an anonymous donor matched the money.

At 10:45 a.m. the first graders will present their donation to Major James McDowell of The Salvation Army and he will then speak to the students.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

3 comments

  • GRD

    They had raised $395 as of Wednesday morning. Thanks to all the students, parents, teachers, and friends that participated, that whole kettle was filled by Wed. morning. A 2nd kettle was brought in to replace the full one. That 2nd kettle was picked up today. The money from that kettle will be added to the $395. Way to go NPC in helping a great organization like the Salvation Army!

  • Natalie Morehead

    Please let me know if you’re looking for a article writer for your weblog. You have some really great posts and I feel I would be a good asset. If you ever want to take some of the load off, I’d love to write some articles for your blog in exchange for a link back to mine. Please send me an email if interested. Thanks!Grapevine Roofing & Construction, 3155 Stone Creek Lane, Grapevine, TX 76051 – (817) 442-3229