Afghan school named for Bay Area charity

July 29, 2009 6:39:28 PM PDT
There is positive news about money raised by Bay Area school children to help children in Afghanistan.

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The Roots of Peace Children's Penny Campaign has raised enough money to help build a school in the Bamyan area for 600 girls. ABC7 learned Wednesday that the education deputy minister there approved the name of the school, Bonyad-E-Sulah, Dari for "Roots of Peace."

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