Most 8-year-olds wants video games or a new bike for their birthday.
Martha Connor wanted to make a difference.
On Thursday, June 24, 8-year-old Martha presented the American Red Cross with a check for $200. Martha celebrated her birthday in April. Instead of receiving gifts, she said wanted to make a donation to the American Red Cross. Martha asked all of her guests to make a donation.
“Martha has a big heart, and I hope she will be an inspiration to others,” said Hope Martin, volunteer coordinator for the Greater Carolinas Chapter of the American Red Cross.