NEWS Walnut Valley Unified School District
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 880 S. Lemon Avenue
December 19, 2014 Walnut, CA 91789
Kelli Gile, Office of Community Resources
(909)595-1261 ext. 31204
South Pointe Students Host Holiday Canned Food Drive
WALNUT, CA—South Pointe Middle School hosted a canned food drive for area needy December 1-18.
Donations from the annual event, sponsored by Leadership students, will be delivered to several local families, a sponsored family from the non-profit Steven’s Hope, and the Walnut Food Bank, according to advisor Jamie Kervliet.
The students hope their simple gifts will make a difference during the holiday season.
“They don’t have a lot of food on their table,” stated 8th grader Melody Lee.
This makes me appreciate all that we have,” added Charlene Hao.
South Pointe Middle School collected canned food items for area needy. Boxes and bags of canned foods will be delivered to area needy on December 19. (6088)