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Holiday Craft Fair Helps Raise Money for Scholarship Fund

While cold weather is making its way through Binghamton, it hasn't stopped people from making their way to local craft fairs and
the Vestal Teacher's Association hosted one Sunday that benefited graduating seniors

The holiday craft fair is held every year at the high school and all proceeds go toward the Vestal Dollars for Scholars. More than ninety vendors set up shop selling floral arrangements,photography, ornaments and more. Organizers say many people go to the fair to do their holiday shopping.

"It's an awesome feeling. We see a lot of people walking out with stuff, which is a good thing. The means the vendors are happy. We're happy that the vendors are happy and that the public is happy. It's a good feeling," Marge Corse the event chairperson said.

Vestal Dollars for Scholars gives out eight to ten, $500 scholarships a year to seniors attending college.


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