LMS raises $2,000 for Salvation Army

From the left, Lufkin Middle School principal Andres Mijares; Aryn Ricks, Communities in Schools site coordinator; and Cavon Phillips, Salvation Army executive director and corps officer, pose at The Salvation Army of Lufkin. LMS students raised $2,000 for the organization through the Red Envelope Challenge.

In their first year participating in the Red Envelope Challenge, students at Lufkin Middle School delivered $2,000 to the Salvation Army of Lufkin.

The students participated in the challenge — hosted by Communities in Schools — by bringing money to their homeroom classes from Dec. 6-10.

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