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Airport High School students volunteer for Hudson’s Heroes Tackle Hunger event

Airport High participants at the March 27 Hudson’s Heroes Tackle Hunger event in Columbia.

Dawn Kujawa, Lexington Two Communications – Airport High School is known for its giving spirit. Over the weekend Student Council and Beta Club members are continuing this tradition.

On Saturday morning, Airport students participated in the 4th Annual Hudson’s Heroes Tackle Hunger event.

Participating area schools pack food boxes, which are then delivered to Harvest Hope Food Bank to distribute to Midlands families in need. Airport High School participants packed 630 boxes toward the total of 2,000-plus boxes packed at the event. It’s the fourth year that Airport has participated.

This year’s participants included Emily Kyzer, Alondra DelValle, Deloni Haygood, Isha Bojang, Dallis Roof, Pete Davis, Jahsiah Richardson, Bianca Gonzalez, Camryn Wiley and Gracyn Caughman, along with Student Council advisers Amanda Pinson and Daniel Bailey.