Paredes Elementary students showed their kindness towards animals by generously donating $2,000 to the Brownsville SPCA. Pictured are the Paredes Student Council Officers, Vanessa Buentello, Ray Tarpey, Branden Gonzalez, Jorge Chavez, Daniel Arguelles, and Javier Martinez. They share the stage with Mayor Pat Ahumada, Librarian and Student Council Sponsor Stephanie Tarpey, Principal Julie Trevino, Norma Burnias-Zamora and Tammy Gerhardt, SPCA representatives.