Local Fourth Grader Collects Costumes For Kids

October 28, 2011

Abby Shaw at Lunch Break.

When most kids her age are deciding what kind of costume to create for Halloween, Abby Shaw, a nine-year-old student at Forrestdale School, Rumson was busy creating a charity called “Kids for Costumes.” After hearing NBA basketball player Randy Foye speak at her school about the Randy Foye Foundation, Abby was inspired to help locally. She collected over 250 Halloween costumes and donated them to Lunch Break, Manna House and United Way and has hopes of expanding her charity throughout New Jersey. Abby is pictured above at Lunch Break, where she delivered some of the hundreds of costumes she collected.

 

If you liked this story, you’ll love our newspaper. Click here to subscribe

Comments

comments

You may also like

Wave of Support Builds To C...

By Joseph Sapia The rally for the Navesink is well...

Kids Learn Tips On Rip Curr...

Story and photos by Joseph Sapia RUMSON – With s...

The Water Rose HOW High In ...

Signage program aims to raise flood awareness By J...

Social

Archives