School founder walks to raise funds at Wayland High School

Posted at 8:56 PM, Sep 20, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-20 20:56:15-04

WAYLAND, Mich. — A Wayland High School graduate is walking the track at his alma mater to raise money for a school he runs in Uganda.

Ryan Kaminski graduated from Wayland High School in 2007 and now heads up Rising Star Junior School, a school that also functions as an orphanage in Uganda.

Kaminski began walking the track at 8 p.m. Saturday and the event runs through Sunday at 8 p.m.

Rising Star Junior School was founded in February 2012, with 295 students.

After two years, the school has expanded to 370 students with a teaching staff of 16.

The public is welcome to join in and walk, for more info visit