Penny Harvest

Common Cents creates service-learning, character education and philanthropy programs, including the Penny Harvest, for young …

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Collect pennies for Penny Harvest.  You saw what the results were last year as we were able to donate to the Grace Foundation and Project Hospitality.  Let’s do it again.  Harvest those pennies….

”Each year in New York City, 2 million dollars’ worth of pennies are wasted. People dump them into jars….”[6] Others of them “disappear into drawers, behind car seats, into trash heaps and into penny oblivion.”[7] The Penny Harvest program ventures to capitalize on these annually discarded pennies.”

Nora Gross … founder of Penny Harvest

http://www.brainpopjr.com/socialstudies/economics/needsandwants/grownups.weml

http://www.brainpopjr.com/socialstudies/economics/needsandwants/grownups.weml

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