Thomas Lea, a 2nd grade student at Five Oaks Academy in South Carolina, has been learning about water and what it means for people who struggle to survive without access to this precious resource. Through his school's participation in the Wells of Love program, Thomas has started to understand that through his own effort, he can help save lives. This August, Thomas initiated a toy sale outside his home, raising $318.40 towards Amman Imman's projects in the Azawak.
When asked what he learned, this young philanthropist answered,
“I learned that sometimes
it is easy to make a big difference!”
What a great insight from our young Hero of Compassion!
Read the entire article on Five Oak's website.