HONOLULU (KHON2) — Teenager Genshu Price exceeded his goal of collecting at least a ton of cans and bottles to raise funds for Hawaii students to go to college at a New Year’s drive at Pearlridge Center.
His goal is to help one to two Hawaii students with college with his non-profit organization Bottles4College.
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At the collection on Jan. 15 and 16 held at Pearlridge, he collected 3.5 tons of recyclables. The 14-year-old reported he collected about 93,129 cans and bottles.
If you missed the Pearlridge collection drive, there are future drives posted on his Instagram account: @bottles4college.