Fundraiser a boost for LifeLink

Year 6 students Fatima Arman Rad and Nikolas Keskic with their gold-coin donations. Picture: Marcelo Palacios d402625
Year 6 students Fatima Arman Rad and Nikolas Keskic with their gold-coin donations. Picture: Marcelo Palacios d402625

Students and staff made red paper chains to wrap around the school’s courtyard and dressed in red for the June 5 fundraiser, raised $376.

Year 6 student Nikolas Keskic (11) said the students placed their gold-coin donations around a brick border around a tree, covering it completely.

LifeLink is an organisation run by the Archdiocese of Perth that provides financial support to a number of agencies established or assisted by the Catholic Church.

Every year, more than 31,000 West Australian are supported by LifeLink agencies, which deliver about $47 million in welfare services each year.