A food drive at Miller Middle School collected a total of 1,433 food items for those in need recently. Led by the Miller student council, the drive was a competition between different homebase teams at the school, which was won by 7C with 976 items. The food was then donated to the Emergency Food Box.
Pictured collecting the food, from left are Miller students Jayda Matteson, Joanna Parra Landeros, Sarah Cretin, Makia Donald, Kaiden McWilliams, Ethen Santana and Desy Sung.
MHS iJAG program food drive donates to House of Compassion
The Marshalltown High School iJAG (Iowa Jobs for America’s Graduates) program also led a food drive at MHS recently. The drive collected more than 150 food items which were donated to the House of Compassion. Pictured from left are Damaris Garcia, Fatima Juarez, Brice Cruz Powers, Madison Fiser, Katie Allison (iJAG coordinator) and Lupita Bedolla.