Girl, 12, forgoes birthday presents to help animal shelter

Girl, 12, forgoes birthday presents to help animal shelter

WATER VALLEY, MS (WMC) - A 12-year-old girl from North Mississippi used her birthday to help shelter animals.

For the third year in a row, Layla Harwell raised money to buy supplies for Second Chance Animal Alliance in Water Valley.

This year, Layla hopes to raise $1,000 by her birthday on September 19.

She has already raised more than $300.

To donate to her fundraiser, click here.

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