The second-grade students of Linda Calouette at the Cameron Elementary School in Gladstone were the winners of the annual Foster Grandparent Penny Drive in a competition held at their school. The youngsters raised a total of $591 with the help of Debbie LaFave, who baked and sold 500 cupcakes to her Facebook Friends. Pictured are LaFave and her daughter, Mya, and Foster Grandparent, Berta Maki.
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First-grader William Wurtz is congratulated by his teacher, Sue LaFave, for his fund-raising efforts on behalf of the Foster Grandparent Program. William went door-to-door in his neighborhood raising almost $100 for the program.