Pierce County Sheriff’s Department DARE Officer, Steven Albarado is presented a check for $110.40 from Jim Ross, owner of Flat Pennies Ice Cream in Bay City. A railroad bank is placed in the ice cream shop with a sign indicating all proceeds will go to the DARE program. Patrons that visit the Flat Pennies Ice Cream may donate change if they choose. DARE stands for Drug Abuse Resistance Education and is an officer led series of classroom lessons designed to keep our children drug free. All proceeds will be used to purchase classroom materials for the DARE program.
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