Mansfield student group donates to area school

MANSFIELD – The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) at Mansfield University recently presented $600 in donations to Clark Wood Elementary School in Elkland.

Made aware of the need by advisor Michele Moore, assistant professor of education and special education, CEC members began collecting clothing, school supplies, educational games and toys several months ago for to give to the children. The organization also bought several items with their own funds.

CEC holds several fundraisers each year, such as, a Valentine’s Day carnation sale and also is involved in several awareness programs primarily aimed at advocating for individuals with special needs.