Sam Forshee presents a check to Camp Fish Tales Executive Director Beth Dow at an open house on May 20.
, a student from Susan Shaffer
’s 4th grade classroom at Siebert Elementary, recently organized a fundraiser benefiting Camp Fish Tales.
Camp Fish Tales is a nonprofit, located in Bay County, that provides an outdoor camping experience for children and adults with special needs.
Forshee organized a group of classmates, held meetings at recess and made a formal presentation to his class. He then sent information about the fundraiser home with his classmates asking for help raising money and awareness. Forshee and his classmates collected donations for one month before totaling the proceeds.