Talk to eighth graders

jdyoder Pumpkinvine News

On Oct. 15, I spoke to two eighth-grade classes at Pierre Moran Middle School in Elkhart about the Friends of the Pumpkinvine. The classes were Business/Marketing and Youth Philanthropy. The teacher, Emily Davidson, has invited 10 area non-profit organizations to address the class to explain what their organization does and how they raise money. After hearing from the 10 non-profits, …

Friends of the Pumpkinvine 2914 Photo Contest

jdyoder Pumpkinvine News

The Friends of the Pumpkinvine are sponsoring a photo contest to highlight the beauty of the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail. Here are the contest rules: Theme:  The colorful Pumpkinvine Nature Trail. Entries must be submitted by sending them as attachments to Friends@pumpkinvine.orgby December 31, 2014. Each entrant may submit up to three images. Submission of more than three images will disqualify …