Lake Hill elementary Grade 5 students Ben Pepper, Robert Higgins and Xolaya Hamilton gave out cookies as a random act of kindness at Saanich Centre during the Wednesday lunch hour to celebrate Pink Shirt Day.                                Travis Paterson/News Staff

Lake Hill elementary Grade 5 students Ben Pepper, Robert Higgins and Xolaya Hamilton gave out cookies as a random act of kindness at Saanich Centre during the Wednesday lunch hour to celebrate Pink Shirt Day. Travis Paterson/News Staff

Free cookies part of Pink Shirt Day random acts of kindness

Lake Hill elementary school students give out free cookies

Lake Hill elementary school’s Grade 5 leadership students handed out free cookies to shoppers at the Saanich Centre during the lunch hour on Pink Shirt Day (Feb. 28) as part of their first ever Kindness Campaign.

Students spent 90 minutes offering cookies and spreading the message of being kind to one another.