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State Honoree

Elisabeth Charnley

Rhode Island

Elisabeth Charnley, Barrington Middle School, was recognized for helping homeless families at Interim House in her community. Elisabeth organized a bake sale to raise money for various items the families needed and contacted local restaurants to obtain donated gift certificates. She and several classmates delivered food, toys, books and clothing to the families, and tended the children while their parents attended a high school math class.