Your Name: Rosemary Sedgwick
Your Group: Washington Elementary
Location: Washington , UT
Years Participated: 1
First Year: 2015
This Year: Collected 3,811 food items and 3,101 lbs. of food for Utah food Bank
Way to go, Washington Elementary! Souper Bowl of Caring hopes you continue to hold our mission close to your hearts and feel proud to take part in opportunities that serve those in need.
How did you hear of Souper Bowl of Caring?From another Elementary School in the area.
Why did you choose to join the Souper Bowl of Caring team?It was a challenge from a former student at our school and was attending another elementary.
What does your group do to participate in the Souper Bowl of Caring movement?We did a two-week food drive.
What have you found is most successful for raising cash and food items?Getting students and teachers excited about it and throwing in goals and incentives.
Was there any particularly meaningful or moving story from your collection you would like to share?I posted stories on our group page.
Tell us a little about where you donate your collection to.To the food bank in our area
What does participating in Souper Bowl of Caring mean to your group?"It is better to give than to receive" is one of our school songs.
What does it mean to you?It is always a blessing to serve others and see students give of themselves.