Girl who raised money to eliminate school's lunch debt gives check to school

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho -- A 6-year-old girl is much closer to her goal of erasing the Coeur d'Alene school district's school lunch debt.

Amiah Van Hill began a lemonade stand this summer to pay her school's lunch debt. She received an outpour of support for her lemonade fundraiser. She even created a GoFundMe Page. Her goal is $23,000. Amiah helped raise $13,000. 

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Thursday she gave that money in a check to the Coeur d'Alene school district. Amiah's mother said that all of the $23,000 could be raised by Monday. Amiah is setting up her lemonade stand at the Mountain West Bank in Hayden, Idaho Friday to help reach that goal from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Amiah said her next goal is to help raise enough money to erase the school lunch debt in all of Idaho, $100,000.

 

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