The Saugatuck High School Interact Club is considering fundraisers to help send members to the Dominican Republic, representatives told the Saugatuck-Douglas Rotary Club last Friday.
Among the usual projects such as car washes, raking leaves and spaghetti suppers listed in their PowerPoint, one jumped out for me: Change Wars Assembly.
“Change wars for peace?” I thought. “It might take more than one assembly. But you gotta love kids’ idealism.”
Then I remembered what “change wars,” in this context, really means: a funder where classes challenge each other to hit up their families, friends and others for spare change.
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