Peace Pantry offers food, uniforms to Woodrow students in need

Photo courtesy of The Hub

Photo courtesy of The Hub

A science teacher, parents and students at Woodrow Wilson High School have teamed up to take care of families dealing with emergency situations.

“What is happening is that the rents in this area are skyrocketing,” says Brooke Varner, a Woodrow science teacher who dedicated some of the closet space in her classroom to store donated canned goods and other items. “Families aren’t able to keep up. Sometimes they can pay rent, but they don’t have money for food.”

The Hub has the full story.


WANT MORE?
Click to sign up for the Advocate's weekly news digest and be the first to know what’s happening in Lakewood/East Dallas.
By |2015-12-03T10:14:29-05:00December 3rd, 2015|Dallas ISD, Education, News, Woodrow Wilson High School|2 Comments

About the Author:

Keri Mitchell
KERI MITCHELL is an Advocate editor and reporter, and also an East Dallas resident and parent of a student at Dallas ISD's Mata Montessori. Email kmitchell@advocatemag.com or follow twitter.com/thequotablelife.