Tavianna, a sixth-grader at Hawthorne, wanted to participate to show support for her twin brother with a disability. Tavianna helps feed her brother through a tube and helps give him his medicine.
“The students were glad to be part of the ADEC community, and they know it is important to help others,” said teacher Naomi Baumgartner, who coordinated the ride by recruiting students and arranging transportation. “They loved the ride, the snacks and the craft. We had a wonderful time.”