University of Maine Student Making Ribbons for Sandy Hook 

A University of Maine student is doing something to help the people of Newtown, Connecticut. Samantha Laverdiere is making ribbons, bracelets, and scented candles. She’s selling them, and all the money will go to Sandy Hook Elementary School. So far, she’s raised nearly $700. Ribbons cost $1, bracelets $3, and candles are $8. Laverdiere is also taking donations through the mail, or PayPal. You can reach her by email at [email protected] more information visit the Ribbons for Sandy Hook Elementary Facebook page by clicking here.