Craft Fair Aids With College Tuition

By Adam Chick

December 2, 2012 Updated Dec 2, 2012 at 11:40 PM EDT

Vestal, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A craft fair at Vestal High School is aimed at assisting graduating seniors fund their college tuition.

Over 95 vendors littered the halls and cafeteria at Vestal High. Everything from baked goods, to pottery, wood crafts, and knitting items were available.

All the proceeds from the event will go to the Dollars for Scholars fund, which will give $500 scholarships to various individuals at the end of the year.

"It's an awesome turnout. The weather, I think, is cooperating. At least it's mild out. And we've had a constant flow of people," said Marge Corse, one of the organizers.

Organizers are hoping for at least seven scholarships this year, or about $3,500.

Last year they were very pleased to be able give out 10 scholarships.

The school has been hosting the craft fair for over 20 years.