Meridian, Mississippi Some local children made it their mission to help tornado victims in Louisville.Children in Vacation Bible School at Meridian's
Central United Methodist Church collected household items, linens, cleaning supplies and more all week. The donations will be taken to First United Methodist in Louisville to be distrubuted to those in need. "We asked that they be new," explained coordinator Sabrina Williams, of Central UMC. "We set a lofty goal of 1,000 items, and as of 4:00 yesterday afternoon, we had 1,100 items."
Williams says the kids will actually get to go to Louisville and help deliver the donations, and see just how their efforts are helping others.