Last summer, someone stole three nice, sturdy tricycles and a wagon from the kindergarten yard at Valley Vista School in Petaluma.
The cost to replace them: More than $1,200.
In December, a parent asked kindergarten teacher Andrea Neufeld what she'd like for Christmas. She replied that if possible, it would nice to replace the wagon and some of the trikes.
Parents pitched in $450. Neufeld added $225 and bought a wagon and a trike. The kids were ecstatic.