Antonio Jones Jr. 2/9/11
Charity I’m Antonio Jones, just another student at the high school. I personally think that giving money to charity is a great idea. It’s a good way to spend and also share your money with people who don’t have much or none. Just for the simple fact that there are people all over the world that are starving. It would be okay if the school’s treasury could give 250$ to each or give 500$ to both, but they can’t. I think that the money should be sent to the local food pantry. This will provide food for the families and the ones that are in desperate need of food. The local food pantry, are made up of the people that are starving and hungry just like the ones starving over seas. We have to start with the ones in need right in front of us before we start sending money over seas. That is but only the right way to handle this situation. Don’t get me wrong, I do want to help the families all over. You also have to remember you have to crawl before you walk. There are people we know, or when we could be these people in the local food pantry starving right here in your own city. That’s the honest truth, because we see them starving and they are the one closer to us. If we don’t stop it who else will? We can’t just sit around and wait for people over seas to stop it. These are our people, our neighbors where talking about. Stopping hunger you have to start somewhere. Why not start here in your own community. This is a thoughtful way to spend your money by thinking about other than just yourself. Trying to reach out over the world, even if they decide not to give the money to the food pantry across the world. Just the thought of even wanting to stop hungry, the school should be appreciated. There are people with...
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