James Funaro

“If I don’t get picked for president, I’m going to be a police officer so I can keep the country safe.’’
7-year-old James Funaro, of Long Island, NY, who last year as a first-grader wore a tie for 300 straight days and raised $8,800 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation to help grant the wish of a little boy with Duchenne muscular dystrophy to go to Hawaii.
(Read the story here.)

Watch a video of James from last school year as he was nearing the end of his fund-raiser: