Hilbert College business club, ENACTUS, helped organized the collection of educational commodities to be delivered to those in need in and around the city of Bani in the Dominican Republic. The plane was packed and took off from the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station on Friday, February 17. Hilbert College students Lauren Carlin, Maggie Colern, and Calista Mis toured the Air Force Base and watched the plane take off for the Dominican Republic.
In total, more than 5,400 lbs. of goods, valued at over $13,000 will be delivered. Some of the items include; composition notebooks, paper, pencils, crayons, colored pencils, athletic equipment, and more.