“The teacher that had the most tickets in their bucket at the end had to do the chicken dance in a chicken costume! And the winning teacher was our principal!”
Kids for Africare
“[Ours] won’t be the biggest check you get this year, but for these kids and this community, it represents something significant: sacrifice and generosity of spirit.”
-John Glover, Founding Principal, Alpha: Blanca Alvarado Middle School
“Clean water is something most of us take for granted but in sub-Saharan Africa, water is very precious.”
-Max Ebert, CEO of Operation Clean Water
One small drop in a pool of water can create an ongoing ripple effect, and 10-year-old Nathaniel Crossley has taken on the roll of becoming that drop.
WASHINGTON (April 28, 2011) – What makes a young man in Fairfax, Virginia want to reach out and help provide clean drinking water in rural Ghana?
“Every mile we walk helps a child in Africa,” stated Ceire before the 5-mile event. “I can’t think of anything better to do on a Saturday afternoon.”