Students pile in pennies for Pakistani school

PEACE PENNIES—Students from Valley View Elementary bringing in their pennies for the Pennies for Peace program.

Some of the younger ones couldn’t even say the word Pakistan, but that didn’t stop them from gathering up pennies in a fundraiser to help students in another country. The Rockford Rotary fall reading Festival was a kick-off for Pennies for Peace, a district-wide collection of change to help fund schools in Pakistan. Now, nearing […]