Ganado Mid students learn from 'penny war'

By Shondiin Silversmith
Navajo Times

GANADO, Ariz., May 29, 2014

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Ganado Middle School raised over $700 in March and will benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s “Pennies for Patients” campaign, which is to help the society fight blood cancer.)



M any people see pennies as junk change because they have very little value. But for students at Ganado Middle School, pennies were top dollar when they participated in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's "Pennies for Patients" campaign.

Through the campaign, students collect spare change for a three-week period to help the society fight blood cancer.

Ganado Middle School students earned over $700 in March.

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