Girl sells homemade piñatas to fund Washington D.C. trip
September 27, 2023
A local middle schooler is looking to raise money for a week-long educational trip to Washington D.C. with her mom next June, and she figured out a creative way to do it - selling homemade piñatas.
Homeschooled seventh grader Gabby Breshears of Waterloo saw her little sister's piñata one year and decided to make one herself instead of buying one the next year.
"The piñata was so good and durable," Gabby's mom, Stephanie, said. "We had a lot of kids at that birthday and it made it through the line almost twice. And I mean, they beat on it. There were even some 17-year-olds that were wail...