Back row from left: Sofia Jasso, Marlee Hogan, LaRae Dean Pennel, IsaBella Pennel, Catlyn Payne, and Assistant teacher Scotlyn Hill. Front row from left: Aerie Brown, Isla Rigney, Macy Langshaw, Molly Lawson, Chloe Momon, and Angelina Jasso.
The 13th annual City Ballet food drive, collected more than 50 bags of food, and more are rolling in, according to Owner, Director of City Ballet, LaRae Dean Pennel.
The 140 students who attend City Ballet, brought bags of food in, with all donations given directly to the Voluntary Action Center (VAC) in Calhoun.
The food drive is a way for Pennel and her students to give back to the community, according to Pennel who says she feels blessed to be able to help others.