Readers responded immediately. But 2 young people went waaaaay beyond the call of duty.
Sienna DeSantis organized a lemonade stand on the hottest Sunday of the year. She raised $250.
Rising Staples High School senior Emma Borys works in the Earthplace Animal Hall. She donated her salary from 2 holidays — July 4th, and this coming Labor Day — to the campaign.
The ravens, owls, hawks and eagles thank you!
(Hat tip: Sophie Pollmann. To nominate an Unsung Hero, email email@example.com)