Students and staff at Medomak Valley High School recently made donations to support area food banks.

The Medomak Valley freshman class collected food items through the month of December to donate to the Waldoboro Food Pantry, reaching their goal of 100 different items donated. Pictured from left above are, students Julia Kunesh and Grace White, pantry representatives Jeff Brown and Lou Cook, and students Liz Swan and Cameron Bains.

In addition, Princiapl Linda M.D. Pease presented five $100 checks to the food pantries in the RSU40 district: Friendship, Union, Waldoboro, Warren and Washington. Money is collection from staff on Fridays for Dress Down Day throughout the year.