GR raises about $31,000 for wishes
Star photo by David Martin
GRHS student council sponsor Amanda Santhuff, right, student Elizabeth Wilson, left, and her mom, Sarah McGarvey, wait for the Make-A-Wish results.
More than $60,000 was raised in Sweetwater County for the Make-A-Wish foundation.
During the past two weeks, both the Green River and Rock Springs communities were busy raising as much money as it could for the cause.
Amanda Santhuff, Green River High School Student Council sponsor and language arts teacher, said the totals announced Thursday night were off slightly. The actual totals are $31,314 for Green River and $29,229.51 for Rock Springs, for a grand total of $63,256.11.
Santhuff said it's hard to compare yearly totals because the economy of the communities fluctuates so much from yea...
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