Big bucks raised for kids, by kids, on a silent school day

Vow of Silence day at North Saanich middle school raises money for Free the Children

North Saanich middle school students raised $1,100 during the Vow of Silence day. Organized by the Youth in Action group, students were quiet on Nov. 30 as part of Free the Children’s annual fundraising and awareness-raising campaign to stand up for children whose rights are not being upheld.