Copyright 2021 WDAM. All rights reserved. If community members want to participate, anyone can donate at the school district office. The drive lasts through Friday, Sept. 17.
“I know the superintendent quite well, Dr. Ken Oertling, and they have such a great team and such great students there and this is an opportunity for us to give back.” “We’re in the business of teaching kids about academics but it goes beyond that and it’s so important that we teach our kids about life lessons and things that can learn. And this is an opportunity for us to do that with coins count,” Dillon says. “We have some friends, right, not too far from us in St. Charles Parish, to which we have a relationship with.”
“Coins Count” donation cans are located at the front offices of each school in the district. Superintendent Dr. Matt Dillon says it’s a small way to get students and families involved in caring for our neighbors. The money will be used to give the schools gift cards for supplies and repairs.
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