Sandra Hoppenrath's fifth-grade class at Bethany Elementary School held a sock drive in December, and collected a total of 803 pairs of socks. 'The kids were very excited,' Hoppenrath told the Times. 'In addition, as part of our holiday party at school, we put together toiletry and snack bags.' The socks and bags were delivered to Portland Rescue Mission, Portland Women's shelter and Portland Homeless Family Solution.
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