The students and staff at Galion Primary School will be conducting a fundraiser, “Million Pennies for Mel”, through Oct. 31.
The fundraiser benefits sixth-grade student Melanie Wheeler and her family.
“Unfortunately, cancer has touched the life of one of our own,” Primary School Principal Cindy Voss said. “We want to do whatever possible to help Mel and her family, and show them that they have the love and support of the Galion City School District and the Galion community.”
Participants to bring spare change and pennies to the Primary School office now through the end of the school day on Oct. 31. The Primary School staff will make sure that donations goes directly to Melanie and her family.