Community Partners of Dallas penny counters have just reported the amounts of change handed over at last month’s Change Is Good event at Brook Hollow. It was a whopping $15,521.47! And in the competition to haul in the coins, Brooke Gray scored in two categories.
Most Change Turned In
1st Place – Heather and Kevin Bonfield, Sydney Bonfield and Lola Bonfield for $1,196.73
2nd Place — Brooke Gray for $1,054.32
3rd Place — Emmy Linebarger for $987.40
Most Online Raised
Brooke Gray – $790
Kayce and John Rutledge, Elliott Rutledge and Graham Rutledge – 828 quarters = $207
Not only did Change Is Good prove to be a great family project, it also provided kids with a lesson on fundraising. It may not be easy, but it sure is gratifying.