Axminster students raise money for vulnerable young people

PUBLISHED: 11:59 03 June 2009 | UPDATED: 23:36 15 June 2010

STUDENTS at the Axe Valley Community College held a sponsored bag pack at Tesco to raise money for charity.

STUDENTS at the Axe Valley Community College held a sponsored bag pack at Tesco to raise money for charity.The Year 10 students packed customer bags from 10am to 4pm on Friday, May 29, in aid of Nightstop Devon, which helps to keep young people off the streets.Shoppers who had their bags packed had the option to donate into buckets and the five students raised £140 for the charity. Tina Smith, aged 14, said: "The day went really well. We got loads of bags packed and raised awareness about the charity. It was a lot of work, but it was definitely worth it.


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