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Teacher’s Holiday Food Drive Enters 24th Year

Leann Laure, a third-grade teacher at B.L. Miller Elementary School in Sebring, is once again doing her part to help her community during the holiday season.

 

Mrs. Laure and her third-grade class’ Christmas Canned Food Drive began Monday, December 3, 2018, and continues until Wednesday, December 19, 2018. The items collected will be sorted into holiday baskets, which will be picked up or deliver to participating families Friday, December 21, 2018.

 

This is the 24th year Mrs. Laure has managed a school-wide food drive. She was inspired to start a food drive after a discussion with her father.

 

WATCH WKBN'S STORY ON THE SCHOOL-WIDE FOOD DRIVE.

 

“We discussed how we were so blessed to have the things that we do in our lives,” said Laure. “But we knew that many others in our school community were struggling to get by.”