KCK teacher behind new campus food pantry gets surprise $400

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Donnelly College in Kansas City, Kan., was missing a valuable resource until one of their faculty members stepped in to start a food pantry for their community.

To celebrate Sister Sharon's creation and success of the Campus Cupboard, Angelica Perez nominated her for FOX4's Pay-It-Forward Award.

"She was an amazing math teacher, and I really loved her as a teacher," Perez told FOX4. "She helped the students struggling to get food meal to meal, and she researched different pantries at different schools. She started the pantry here at Donnelly."

See the surprise in the video player above.

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