First-grader donates birthday money to Caring and Sharing program

Ellie Dunbar poses with donationsA Schuylerville first grade student brought a smile to her teacher’s face on Thursday, June 22, when she donated all of the money she had received for her birthday to the district’s Caring and Sharing program. Ellie Dunbar, now seven years old, asked her friends and family to make a donation to the program in lieu of birthday gifts. The Caring and Sharing program helps provide a Christmas to dozens of students, who otherwise might not have one, each year.