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Local kids raise money for "Catherine's Peace Team"

Updated: 05/31/2014 11:28 PM
Created: 05/31/2014 9:33 PM WHEC.com

Local kids are raising money in honor of a young girl killed in the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.

Catherine Hubbard was a first grader at Sandy Hook Elementary who was killed in the school tragedy back in December 2012.

Her cousin, Jack, is a fifth-grade student in Pittsford who started “Catherine’s Peace Team.” Members held a peace-themed party in honor of Catherine.

The group is also trying to build an animal sanctuary in Newtown because Catherine had a love and passion for animals. The state legislator has voted to get them 34 acres in the heart of Newtown.





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