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Pennies for Peace in the News

Submitted by kali.brown on Tue, 03/15/2016 - 18:25

During the holiday months, a group of 55 fourth and fifth graders from Spanish Oaks changed the lives of many of the 608 children in the Utah Foster Care system.  These students donated a grand total of $2,514.80!  They earned this money by having donors pledge a penny for each minute read.  Students read a total of 18,897 minutes during their week-long “Pennies for Peace” reading marathon.  The story continues to be celebrated ... please see the below links for more infromation: