Children collect pennies for cancer research

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Petersburg pre-kindergarten students raise $1,120 for Cancer Patients (PHOTO: Petersburg Public Schools)

Petersburg pre-kindergarten students raise $1,120 for Cancer Patients (PHOTO: Petersburg Public Schools)

PETERSBURG, Va. (WTVR) – Some little children raised some big-time money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Pre-k students at Westview Early Childhood Education Center in Petersburg collected $1,100 in pennies for the society, according to Petersburg City Public Schools spokeswoman Nicole Bell-Van Patten.