MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Twin Cities sixth grader is doing her part to make sure that kids in need have a happy holiday season.
“If it was me and I was really poor, and someone helped me, I would like remember that all my life,” 11-year-old Sanya Pirani said.READ MORE: St. Paul School Board Chair Jeanelle Foster Recovering From COVID
Sanya started a nonprofit called “Sanya’s Hope for Children” last year.READ MORE: What Is Proper Fall Clean-Up Etiquette? And What Methods Are Best For Your Lawn?
She and her partners put together 500 school bags for homeless children. They’re filling those bags with school supplies and a toy to give as Christmas gifts this holiday season.MORE NEWS: Online Learning Apps Helping Kids Catch Up From Pandemic-Compromised School Year
Sonya says you’re never too old, or too young, to help people in need.