Going to Social Media for School Trip Fundraiser

Published 02/13 2014 04:44PM

Updated 02/13 2014 05:08PM

World of Inquiry 8th graders are raising money for their class trip through social media.

They plan to go to Washington, D.C. in the spring, but funding is a challenge. Some of the students are poor and they've never traveled outside of the city. Teacher Gabrielle Graves said she prefers to ask for money directly, because sales drives often take a big cut.

See the GoFundMe page Graves set up by clicking here. Watch an interview with Graves and two of her students on News 8 First at 4 by clicking the video above.

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